I'm coming from Tcl-world ...

Robin Becker robin at jessikat.fsnet.co.uk
Sat Aug 3 12:46:28 CEST 2002

I've always thought it was a pity that Tcl's event driven file i/o
didn't catch on elsewhere. Python seems locked into an older world in
its low level i/o mechanisms although at higher levels it's very clean.
Polling feels inefficient, but I guess is very robust.
Robin Becker

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