How to pause within a thread

John J. Lee jjl at pobox.com
Sat Jun 14 17:42:22 CEST 2003


Rolf Wester <wester at ilt.fhg.de> writes:

> Peter Hansen wrote:
> > Rolf Wester wrote:
> >
> >>I have a thread that is polling a server for completion of a routine.
[...]
> > But this is probably not the best approach.  Rather than
> > "poll" the server, presumably using a non-blocking recv() call (?)
> > you should investigate the select.select() function.  Either
[...]
> I think I didn't describe correctly what I'm doing. I have a server
> written in Python which starts another process (a C++ program). This
[...]

A process is not a thread.


John




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