RELEASED: Python Spread Module 1.0

Guido van Rossum
Tue, 15 Jan 2002 10:32:15 -0500

I've released a Python wrapper module for Spread, an open source group
communications package.  If you don't know Spread, go check it out at
their website (

The Python wrapper is an extension module that covers most of the
primitive operations in the Spread client library: connect(), join(),
leave(), receive(), multicast(), and so on.  It's got a standard PSF
open source license.  Download it from:


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