[Python-ideas] The async API of the future

Richard Oudkerk shibturn at gmail.com
Sun Oct 21 16:56:35 CEST 2012

On 20/10/2012 9:33am, Glyph wrote:
> ... Also, you can't translate it into one
> of those sources, because the message pump is associated with a
> particular thread; you can't call a function in a different thread to
> call PostQueuedCompletionStatus.

I thought that the whole point of completion ports was inter-thread 
communication, and that PostQueuedCompletionStatus() is the equivalent 
of Queue.put().  Why does the message pump's thread matter?


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