[Python-Dev] GIL, Python 3, and MP vs. UP (was Re: Variant of removing GIL.)

John J Lee jjl at pobox.com
Tue Sep 20 22:38:56 CEST 2005

On Tue, 20 Sep 2005, John J Lee wrote:
> I don't actively want a GIL-free Python.  I was just making some arguments

Actually, FWIW, I don't know if I even *passively* want a GIL-free Python,
if it encourages threaded code (though I'd like to have that option for my
occasional personal use, it seems to be an attractive nuisance for many
other programmers).


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