[Python-ideas] asyncore: included batteries don't fit

Mike Graham mikegraham at gmail.com
Mon Oct 8 19:04:00 CEST 2012

On Mon, Oct 8, 2012 at 11:35 AM, Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 8, 2012 at 5:39 AM, Christian Heimes <christian at python.org> wrote:
>> Python's standard library doesn't contain in interface to I/O Completion
>> Ports. I think a common event loop system is a good reason to add IOCP
>> if somebody is up for the challenge.
>> Would you prefer an IOCP wrapper in the stdlib or your own version?
>> Twisted has its own Cython based wrapper, some other libraries use a
>> libevent-based solution.
> What's an IOCP?

It's the non-crappy select equivalent on Windows.


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