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Re: RFC: A new module to help avoid running multiple instances of the same script (via cron, for example)

by atcroft (Monsignor)
on Dec 02, 2009 at 19:59 UTC ( #810670=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to RFC: A new module to help avoid running multiple instances of the same script (via cron, for example)

On *nix systems, if you know the pid of the process in question, you can also send it a signal 0, and check the results. Might be helpful....


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Re^2: RFC: A new module to help avoid running multiple instances of the same script (via cron, for example)
by ikegami (Pope) on Dec 02, 2009 at 20:22 UTC
    He's already doing that.

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