[Python-3000] mechanism for handling asynchronous concurrency

Andy Sy andy at neotitans.com
Tue Apr 18 22:21:19 CEST 2006

The Io language has what (on paper) seems to be a very
neat, Pythonic mechanism for doing asynchronous concurrency.

The mechanism is called futures and is described at:


Perhaps Python 3000 can incorporate some similar ideas
in its syntax or standard library?

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