[Twisted-Python] twistd and passphrase
manlio_perillo at libero.it
Thu Sep 7 18:07:31 EDT 2006
Lorenzo Allegrucci ha scritto:
> To start my daemon I use 'twistd -y myserver.py' and everything works
> fine except for the fact that I have to "hardwire" the passphrase in
> Of course this in not what I want and I would like to rewrite
> getPassphraseCB as:
> def getPassphraseCB(self, repeat=False, *data):
> return self.passphrase
> where self.passphrase should be set (somehow) _before_ twistd makes my
> application a daemon, but I couldn't find a way to do it yet.
Just use twisted.python.util.getPassword(forceTTY=True).
However (I ignore why) in this way no prompt is written on the screen.
Note that getPassword does not return a deferred, so you should not call
it when the reactor is running (not sure about this).
Regards Manlio Perillo
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