justin at iago.org
Wed Jan 30 23:02:08 EST 2002
"MDK" <mdk at mdk.com> writes:
> I have two threads that share a list Data.
> One thread appends stuff to the list.
> The other thread reads the first item if one exists and then deletes the
> first item.
> My understanding about multithreading is that you need to be careful about
> how threads share such common objects. To handle this it appears that one
> uses a Semaphore.
Just use a Queue.Queue() instead. It exists to solve this problem,
and it does so very well.
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