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Call and monitor executables

Project Description
Monitcall README

Monitcall is a small script to run executeables and
watch for deadlocks in the process.

Usage: ::

monitcall [-h] [-a ARGS] [-t CYCLES] [-l LIMIT] [-s SIGNAL]
[-d DEBUGLOG] [-v] cmd

The script will call the given command (CMD) together with the
given arguments (ARGS). If the CPU usage of the command is higher
than the given limit (LIMIT) for more than CYCLES cycles
the command is killed with the signal SIGNAL.


To extract the contents of a MS-Word document `mydocument.doc` to
an utf-8 text printed on stdout call: ::

monitcall wvWare -a '-c utf-8 --nographics mydocument.doc'

Known issues:

- The argument string must not start with `-a`. Like this: ::

... -a '-a 4 -c utf-8 ...'

This seems to be a bug in the argparse module

Change history

0.3.1 (2010-08-27)

- fixed binary

0.3 (2010-08-27)

- fixed nameerror
- added some tests

0.2 (2010-08-26)

- first public release
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