[Python-ideas] combine libraries with different mainloops

Oleg Broytman phd at phdru.name
Sat Sep 22 22:05:42 CEST 2012

On Sat, Sep 22, 2012 at 09:50:39PM +0200, Amaury Forgeot d'Arc <amauryfa at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2012/9/22 Oleg Broytman <phd at phdru.name>:
> > PS. In my not so humble opinion what the standard library really lacks
> > in this area is a way to combine a few asynchronous libraries with
> > different mainloops. Think about wxPython+Twisted in one program. But I
> > have no slightest idea how to approach the problem.
> Twisted proposes a wxreactor, of course.

   And wxPython has a meaning to extend its main loop. But these are
only partial solutions. There are much more libraries with mainloops.
D-Bus/GLib, e.g.

     Oleg Broytman            http://phdru.name/            phd at phdru.name
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