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Library to enable your code run as a daemon process on Unix-like systems.

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daemonize is a library for writing system daemons in Python. It was forked from


You can install it from Python Package Index (PyPI) using $ pip install daemonize


import time

import daemonize

pid = “/tmp/”

def main():
print “This is it! I will die in five seconds.” time.sleep(5)

daemonize.start(main, pid, debug=True)

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