Question: Event driven programming

Jimmy Retzlaff jimmy at
Sat Oct 27 23:29:46 CEST 2001

Károly Ladvánszky wrote:

> What I have in my mind is not necessarily UI related. In VB, objects
> raise events, objects interested in the events will handle them.
> Thats a very simple mechanism, facilitates easy coding in many
> even if its just a console application with no GUI at all.
> They are similar to exceptions but they return to the caller and they
> have parameters/return values of any kind.

The broadcaster module I posted to the Python Cookbook at implements
a similar concept.


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