[docs] [issue23251] mention in time.sleep() docs that it does not block other Python threads
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Sun Jan 18 22:35:21 CET 2015
Andrew Svetlov added the comment:
I'm with Antoine.
Yes, GIL is extremely important but please don't put GIL mentions everywhere.
On Sun, Jan 18, 2015 at 4:39 PM, Antoine Pitrou <report at bugs.python.org> wrote:
> Antoine Pitrou added the comment:
> Please let's stop it. Mentioning the GIL in every place in the documentation will only make people more worried and confused about something they shouldn't be confused or worried about.
> If you think some docs should discuss the GIL and its effect on running threads then I suggest writing a separate document (a HOWTO for example, like the Unicode HOWTO).
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