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It lets call any function with a timeout

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It lets call any function with a timeout!


pip install timekiller

Link pypi:


Call function

import timekiller
import time

def long_function(foo, bar):
    while True:
        print(foo, bar)

# call(func, max_time, *args, **kwargs), 5, "woo", bar="Uhmm")

def long_function_with_decorator(foo, bar)
    while True:
        print(foo, bar)

long_function_with_decorator("woo", "Uhmm")

Capture exception

import timekiller
import time

def long_function():
    except timekiller.TimeoutException:
        print("capture exception")


TODO: - It works in main thread and processes (not work in threads)


0.0.3 (2016-06-15)

  • Fix
  • Fix pip install version

0.0.2 (2016-06-15)

  • Fix raise exception

0.0.1 (2016-06-14)

  • Initial version

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