Skip to main content

Lockfile object with timeouts and context manager

Project description

https://img.shields.io/pypi/v/yg.lockfile.svg https://img.shields.io/pypi/pyversions/yg.lockfile.svg https://img.shields.io/pypi/dm/yg.lockfile.svg https://img.shields.io/travis/yougov/yg.lockfile/master.svg

A FileLock class that implements a context manager with timeouts on top of zc.lockfile, an excellent, cross-platorm implementation of file locking.

License

License is indicated in the project metadata (typically one or more of the Trove classifiers). For more details, see this explanation.

Usage

Example usage:

import yg.lockfile
try:
    with yg.lockfile.FileLock('/tmp/lockfile', timeout=900):
            protected_operation()
except yg.lockfile.FileLockTimeout:
    handle_unable_to_lock()

Project details


Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Source Distribution

yg.lockfile-2.3.tar.gz (6.5 kB view hashes)

Uploaded source

Built Distribution

yg.lockfile-2.3-py2.py3-none-any.whl (6.8 kB view hashes)

Uploaded py2 py3

Supported by

AWS AWS Cloud computing Datadog Datadog Monitoring Facebook / Instagram Facebook / Instagram PSF Sponsor Fastly Fastly CDN Google Google Object Storage and Download Analytics Huawei Huawei PSF Sponsor Microsoft Microsoft PSF Sponsor NVIDIA NVIDIA PSF Sponsor Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Salesforce Salesforce PSF Sponsor Sentry Sentry Error logging StatusPage StatusPage Status page