Python threading (was: Re: global interpreter lock not working as it should)

Martin v. Löwis loewis at informatik.hu-berlin.de
Thu Aug 8 10:33:20 CEST 2002


DIG <dig.list at telkel.net> writes:

> > Whatever changes you make, they can't increase the performance. If you
> > need performance, you better avoid threads. On a single processor,
> > threads can only slow down the entire computation.
> 
> And ?..

Armin said that he makes these changes "To have an accepptable
->thread performance<-". I just say that this won't be possible.

Regards,
Martin




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