[Python-Dev] [PEP 3148] futures - execute computations asynchronously
jnoller at gmail.com
Sat Mar 6 22:58:19 CET 2010
On Mar 6, 2010, at 4:20 PM, Dj Gilcrease <digitalxero at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have been playing with the feedback branch of this package for py3
> and there seems to be a rather serious bug in the Process version.
> Using the code @ http://dpaste.com/hold/168795/
> When I was running in debug mode I found that as soon as
> p = multiprocessing.Process(
> was called (yes even before p.start() was called) the processes just
> started launching all by themselves.
Did you run the provided example code on windows by chance? If so,
look at the multiprocessing docs, there are restrictions on windows
(see the __main__ note) - not following the guidelines can result in
lots of processes spawning.
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