[Python-ideas] channel (synchronous queue)

Sturla Molden sturla at molden.no
Sun Feb 19 19:01:31 CET 2012

Den 19.02.2012 18:44, skrev Guido van Rossum:
> I may be taking this out of context, but I have a really hard time 
> understanding what you were trying to say. What does it mean for a 
> complaint to be simple? Did you leave out a word in haste? (I know 
> that happens a lot to me. :-) 

Sorry for the rude language. I ment I think  it is a problem that does 
not belong in the standard library, but perhaps in a cookbook. It is ~20 
lines of trivial code with objects already in the standard library. 
Well, one could say the same thing about a queue too (it's just deque 
and a lock), but it is very useful and commonly used, so there is a 


More information about the Python-ideas mailing list