[Twisted-Python] Twisted Client

Kevin Horn kevin.horn at gmail.com
Tue Nov 10 11:27:13 EST 2009

On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 7:25 AM, morbidux <morbidux at free.fr> wrote:

> Hi all,
> I'm writing a simple client / server application, that uses a small
> protocol to dialog.
> I can't find in documentation any exemple that would correspond to what my
> client is supposed to do.
> Here is the basics :
>  every X seconds, call a function that check a file
>  if file is different, connect to server
> When the client is connected, it immediatly sends data to server, using
> the connectionMade method.
> Do I need to use while(1) loop or loopingCall ? What is the best way to
> write a daemon that connect to a server every X seconds ?
> Many thanks.
A while loop will probably block your application.  Use loopingCall (or even
callLater, if you want).

Here's an example:

Kevin Horn
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