[Twisted-Python] Re: SIGBREAK on windows

Ralf Schmitt ralf at brainbot.com
Wed Sep 27 05:54:24 EDT 2006

Thomas Jacob wrote:
>> You may receive that signal when users log off. I'm using the following
>> code to ignore signals when running as service (but I'm also using the
>> win32serviceutil module to start as a service).
> I've never got a sigbreak signal sent to my twisted/pywin32 services
> when users log off so far, under what circumstances or on which
> Windows platforms does this actually happen?

I've tested Windows XP and it only sends me signal 5/6 (logoff and
shutdown I suppose). So it must have been Windows 2000 I guess.
http://www.eby-sarna.com/pipermail/peak/2004-August/001686.html also
mentions this problem.

- Ralf

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