[Python-ideas] Add faster locks to the threading module?

Jesse Noller jnoller at gmail.com
Wed Jul 21 02:57:54 CEST 2010

On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 8:51 PM, Sturla Molden <sturla at molden.no> wrote:
> P.P.S. Yes I know about the newgil. But I have not thought about how to
> achieve similar effect with that.
> Sturla

Regardless of the rest of the proposal (which I'm not keen on; I don't
want to rely on the GIL "being there") you need to factor the newgil
code into this equation as a change like this would only land in the
3.x branch. With 2.7 out the door - 3.x is, for all effective
purposes, trunk.


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