[Twisted-Python] Re: Passing extra arguments to twistd?

Christopher Armstrong radix at twistedmatrix.com
Mon Jan 29 18:30:09 EST 2007

On 1/29/07, gary jefferson <garyjefferson123 at gmail.com> wrote:
> It's been a while since this was discussed on the list, but I also
> have a use-case where extra args to twistd would be far more useful
> than any other option.  I'm doing a little p2p thing (which I'm sure
> is not all that uncommon), and of course I want to test aggregate
> behavior of many instances, so I instantiate 100 or so on my own box.
> Not being able to pass in extra args to twistd makes this obviously
> painful, as it adds the extra step of creating a bunch of
> configuration or a hoard of different tac files, whereas I can spit
> out a simple script that spawns instances with much more ease and
> elegance.
> Just something to chew on as you all think about adding such a feature
> to twistd.

See the following:


And *maybe* the following


Christopher Armstrong
International Man of Twistery

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