[New-bugs-announce] [issue1164] tp_print slots don't release the GIL

Armin Rigo report at bugs.python.org
Fri Sep 14 21:21:37 CEST 2007

New submission from Armin Rigo:

The tp_print slots, used by 'print' statements, don't release the GIL
while writing into the C-level file.  This is not only a missing
opportunity, but can cause unexpected deadlocks, as shown in the
attached file.

components: Interpreter Core
files: deadlock1.py
messages: 55913
nosy: arigo
severity: normal
status: open
title: tp_print slots don't release the GIL
type: behavior

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