-You will need to have the pywin32_ extensions installed.
+You will need to have the pywin32_ extensions installed, and at least python 2.6.
+The demo and tests currently need at least python 2.7 to run.
+If there's any interest, I'll happily backport or accept patches.
request for your changes, or just shoot me an email.
+If what we see here doesn't fit your tastes, you might want to look over at:
+That is a python library which provides a similar service, but does it via a
+proper C extension, and implementing a well-defined, known interface (the
+``FileSystemWatcher`` from C#).
+If that library was available when I began writing dirwatch, I probably wouldn't
+have started. :) But as it didn't and I did, I offer up dirwatch in case it helps solve, or
+at least provide a different angle, on any shared problems.
.. _pywin32: http://pypi.python.org/pypi/pywin32
.. _`issue tracker`: http://bitbucket.org/otherchirps/dirwatch/issues