[Python-Dev] Better module shutdown procedure

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Wed Oct 14 22:49:59 CEST 2009

Neil Schemenauer <nas <at> arctrix.com> writes:
> I would like to commit this change but I'm not sure if it is a good
> time in the development cycle or if anyone has objections to the
> idea. Please speak up if you have input.

Have you tried to remove the various hacks/workarounds in the stdlib that
currently avoid module finalization problems?
(take a look at e.g. threading.py)
It would be a good validation that the patch improves on the current behaviour.



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