Can't suspend a thread?

Robert Oschler Oschler at
Wed Sep 25 23:16:10 CEST 2002

"Tim Roberts" <timr at> wrote in message
news:juj2puko63pmq5k4j4tm2eonoadvpup50d at
> aahz at (Aahz) wrote:
> >
> It is worth pointing out that this "restriction" is not a Python thing; it
> is an operating system thing.
> --
> - Tim Roberts, timr at
>   Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.

You mean a Linux/Python restriction?  Windows can suspend threads so I
assume that's what you mean.  Note I'm not saying that you can't suspend
threads on Linux (POSIX), I don't know if that's possible or not, I just
know you can on Windows.


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