[Twisted-Python] LineReceiver Protocol
michael.mata at gaigen.net
Sun Nov 21 20:36:12 EST 2004
Michael Mata wrote:
> Christopher Armstrong wrote:
>> On Sat, 20 Nov 2004 23:12:18 -0800, Michael Mata
>> <michael.mata at gaigen.net> wrote:
>>> Is there a way to extend the LineReceiver protocol to take action on a
>>> continued, periodic basis? Currently, the protocol only does work
>>> when a line is received. However, there are times when the script
>>> take action without waiting to receive a line.
>> It doesn't have anything to do with the protocol; what you want is
>> reactor.callLater(seconds, functionToCall)
>> http://twistedmatrix.com/documents/current/howto/time has more
> The function task.LoopingCall(runEverySecond) from twisted.internet
> looks like a good fit for scheduling recurring maintenance.
Where should task.LoopingCall(runEverySecond) be placed?
I'm currently using internet.TCPServer, which is passed the port number
and a protocol factory. The protocol inherits from basic.LineReceiver.
I tried placing the task in the factory's __init__ function, but it
doesn't seem to run.
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