[Python-Dev] "Fixing" the new GIL

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Sun Mar 14 00:23:00 CET 2010

Le Sat, 13 Mar 2010 17:11:41 -0600,
skip at pobox.com a écrit :
> If the 5ms interval is too long would it be possible to adaptively
> reduce it in this situation?  How would you detect it?  I assume this
> would be akin to your interactiveness computation.

I think modulating the interval is what Dave Beazley's own patch
proposal does. It has a full-blown priority system. It is more
complicated than either of the two approaches I am more proposing,
(also, per Dave's own admission, his patch is a proof-of-concept rather
than a finished piece of work)

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