[Python-ideas] An alternate approach to async IO
greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Wed Nov 28 06:20:30 CET 2012
Trent Nelson wrote:
> When you're dealing with that sort of load
> on a many-core machine (let's say 16+ cores), an interlocked list
> is going to reduce latency versus 16+ threads constantly vying for
> the GIL.
I don't understand. Why is vying for access to an interlocked
list any less latentful than vying for the GIL?
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