get active processes in python
jkoshy at FreeBSD.org
Thu Jul 12 19:45:46 UTC 2007
[Trimming soc-admins@ from the CC list]
mp> do you recommend a method to get active processes in a python script,
mp> as with "ps" or "top" in order to put the result into a list ? (python
mp> package, shell call...)
One option would be to wrap "kvm_getprocs(3)" and use that.
mp> PS: I would like to fire this regularly, eg every second
This shouldn't be a problem. Most GUI toolkits offer a way of
registering a callback that will be invoked periodically.
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