Ive looked many places but the answer to this question has eluded me, once a script is executed how can you make it so that it re-starts.
Oh, and what is the meaning of life?:cheesy:
Make the last line of the script run the script :)
Oh, I'm sorry. I confused the answer to your question with the best way to get runaway processes.
You put program code in a loop and designate one key to break out of loop:
while True: # this is an example of your program: print print "My program! Really!" print choice = raw_input("Enter r (repeat) or q (quit): ") if 'q' in choice: break # exits the while loop, any other key repeats loop
Here is another example how to do this, as suggested by cscgal ...
# save this code as endless.py password = raw_input("I am running almost endlessly unless you enter the secret password: ") if 'q' in password: raise SystemExit, "I am quitting now ..." execfile("endless.py")
Notice how the ultimate escape has been accomplished.