Help: puzzled about threads

Gonçalo Rodrigues op73418 at
Sat Feb 15 23:15:22 CET 2003

On Sat, 15 Feb 2003 22:07:52 +0000, Gonçalo Rodrigues
<op73418 at> wrote:

>On Sat, 15 Feb 2003 23:35:57 +0300, Anton Muhin <antonmuhin at>


>>Your thread didn't manage to start:
>So I vary my question. Why exactly didn't the thread start?
>>if you add the following lines, "sleeping..." won't print
>>     while mockthread.isAlive():
>>         print "Sleeping..."
>>         time.sleep(0.001)
>>But if you add
>>	time.sleep(0.01)
>>before the loop above, everything will be OK.
>And why does this solve the problem?

Reply to myself: the script ended before the thread started.

>With my best regards,
>G. Rodrigues

Thanks Anton for putting me on the right track.

With my best regards,
G. Rodrigues

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