[Python-3000] threading, part 2

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Fri Aug 11 01:21:02 CEST 2006

On 8/10/06, tomer filiba <tomerfiliba at gmail.com> wrote:
> [Tim]
> > Me too, although it won't stay that simple, and I'm clear as mud on
> > how implementations other than CPython could implement this.
> [Guido]
> > Another good reason to keep it accessible from the C API only. Now I'm
> > -0 on adding it. I suggest that if someone really wants this
> > accessible from Python, they should research how Jython, IronPython,
> > PyPy and Stackless could handle this, and report their research in a
> > PEP.
> then how does interrupt_main work? is it implementation-agnostic?

I expect that Jython doesn't implement this; it doesn't handle ^C either AFAIK.

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