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14.1 > Python > pyinotify (0.9.6)

Pyinotify is a Python module for monitoring filesystems changes.
Pyinotify relies on a Linux Kernel feature (merged in kernel 2.6.13)
called inotify. inotify is an event-driven notifier, its notifications
are exported from kernel space to user space through three system calls.

Optional dependencies: pysetuptools and python3

Note: To install python3 bindings pass the variable PYTHON3=yes to the

# PYTHON3=yes ./pyinotify.SlackBuild

Maintained by: Larry Hajali
ChangeLog: pyinotify


Source Downloads:
pyinotify-0.9.6.tar.gz (8e580fa1ff3971f94a6f81672b76c406)

Download SlackBuild:
pyinotify.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Individual Files:

Validated for Slackware 14.1

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