[Python-Dev] Threading and callbacks - missing documentation

Gordon McMillan gmcm@hypernet.com
Fri, 12 Apr 2002 09:38:32 -0400

On 12 Apr 2002 at 4:36, Tim Peters wrote:

> ... I believe Mark Hammond has a general set of C++
> classes to help with this stuff on Windows, but IIRC
> they rely on Windows-specific TLS (thread local
> storage) gimmicks. 

No TLS. Mark's stuff actually relies on being
called (at some point) with the GIL so he can
grab the interpreter- and thread-states.
-- Gordon