python suitability for large critical run forever apps

Garry Hodgson garry at
Wed Mar 21 16:56:24 CET 2001

Cary O'Brien wrote:

> Could you elaborate on your reasons?  I'm a bit leery about threads
> too, but so far they seem to work, although I hate having all those
> locks all over the place.  I really miss the tcl event-driven model
> with fileevent and after.  Oh well.

have you looked at the asyncore module?

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