[Python-ideas] Optimistic Concurrency
rhamph at gmail.com
Tue Oct 14 21:32:36 CEST 2008
On Tue, Oct 14, 2008 at 10:17 AM, <skip at pobox.com> wrote:
> Is optimistic concurrency
> a possible option for removing the GIL in Python?
Safethread's use of monitors eliminates data contention. The bigger
problem is refcounting, which optimistic concurrency doesn't help.
Adam Olsen, aka Rhamphoryncus
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