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Official Python client for

Lockable is an easy-to-use, language-independent locking mechanism for multi-process workloads. Think of it as flock, but for distributed systems which may not be sharing a filesystem.

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pip install lockable-dev


from lockable import Lock
with Lock('my-lock-name'):
    #do stuff



make test

Building and pushing changes

If you want to push to PiPy, credentials go in .env.local. See .env.example for a template.

# Just build
make build

#Build and upload latest version to TestPyPi
make test-publish

#Build and upload latest version to TestPyPi
make publish

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