Serializing PyThreads without holding interpreter lock?

Albert Hofkamp hat at se-46.wpa.wtb.tue.nl
Thu Mar 20 13:35:14 CET 2003


On 18 Mar 2003 21:33:52 +0100, Martin v. Löwis <martin at v.loewis.de> wrote:
> Albert Hofkamp <hat at se-46.wpa.wtb.tue.nl> writes:
> 
>> I just checked again, PyThread_lock_type, PyThread_acquire_lock, and
>> PyThread_release_lock are _NOT_ in the (index of the) C/API manual and
>> neither are they in the embedding/extending manual, at least I couldn't
>> find them.
> 
> That is correct.
> 
>> Maybe there are other manuals that describe thread-programming in Python?
> 
> No, it is just undocumented. Contributions are welcome; please send
> patches to sf.net/projects/python.
> 
> Regards,
> Martin

I have that already in mind, except that there are a number of other things
with a much higher priority that I need to deal with first.


Albert
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