[Python-Dev] Re: Python multiplexing is too hard (was: Network
Fred L. Drake
Mon, 22 May 2000 07:21:48 -0700 (PDT)
On Fri, 19 May 2000, David Ascher wrote:
> I'm pretty sure I know where it came from -- it came from Sam Rushing's
> tutorial on how to use Medusa, which was more or less cut & pasted into the
> doc, probably at the time that asyncore and asynchat were added to the
> Python core. IMO, it's not the best part of the Python doc -- it is much
> too low-to-the ground, and assumes the reader already understands much about
> I/O, sync/async issues, and cares mostly about high performance. All of
It's a fairly young section, and I haven't had as much time to review
and edit that or some of the other young sections. I'll try to pay
particular attention to these as I work on the 1.6 release.
> which are true of wonderful Sam, most of which are not true of the average
> Python user.
> While we're complaining about doc, asynchat is not documented, I believe.
> Alas, I'm unable to find the time to write up said documentation.
Should that situation change, I'll gladly accept a section on asynchat!
Or, if anyone else has time to contribute...??
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fdrake at acm.org>