[Python-ideas] New PyThread_tss_ C-API for CPython

Zachary Ware zachary.ware+pyideas at gmail.com
Fri Dec 16 12:17:31 EST 2016

On Fri, Dec 16, 2016 at 6:07 AM, Erik Bray <erik.m.bray at gmail.com> wrote:
> Greetings all,
> I wanted to bring attention to an issue that's been languishing on the
> bug tracker since last year, which I think would best be addressed by
> changes to CPython's C-API.  The original issue is at
> http://bugs.python.org/issue25658, but I have made an effort below in
> a sort of proto-PEP to summarize the problem and the proposed
> solution.

I am not familiar enough with the threading implementation to be
anything more than moral support, but I am in favor of making some
change here.  This is a significant blocker to Cygwin support, which
is actually fairly close to being supportable.


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