[Python-Dev] threadsafe patch for asynchat

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at pythonware.com
Wed Feb 8 00:46:18 CET 2006

Guido van Rossum wrote:

> IMO asynchat and asyncore are braindead. The should really be removed
> from the standard library. The code is 10 years old and represents at
> least 10-year-old thinking about how to do this.

strange.  I'd say it works perfectly fine for what it was designed for
(after all, sockets haven't changed much in 10 years either).

what other reactive socket framework is there that would fit well into
the standard library ?  is twisted really simple enough ?


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