[Python-Dev] Free threading

Aahz Maruch aahz@rahul.net
Wed, 8 Aug 2001 15:23:17 -0700 (PDT)

Martin v. Loewis wrote:
>> All of the above.  Otherwise, *every* API would have to carry an
>> "interp" argument around (as does Tcl/Tk).
> Not necessarily. The interp argument could be stored in thread-local
> storage. Of course, using TLS opens another can of worms.

We need thread-local storage, anyway.  When I'm a little farther into my
work on Decimal, I'm going to take a hard look at this because context
needs to be global on a per-thread basis...
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