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Python ContextManager timeout handler library.

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Python ContextManager timeout handler library.


$ pip install cmtimeout


Example 1:

from cmtimeout import CMTimeOut

with CMTimeOut(2):
    with open("interface.fifo", "w") as f:

Example 2:

from cmtimeout import CMTimeOut, CMTimeOutException

    with CMTimeOut(2, True):
        with open("interface.fifo", "w") as f:
except CMTimeOutException:
    print("opening file failed.")


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