[Python-Dev] Making python C-API thread safe (try 2)

Christos TZOTZIOY Georgiou tzot at sil-tec.gr
Tue Sep 16 23:31:45 CEST 2003


On Tue, 16 Sep 2003 20:22:41 +0300, rumours say that Harri Pesonen
<fuerte at sci.fi> might have written:

[snip description of alternative python multithreading mechanisms
allowing riddance of the GIL]

>It is more efficient to have one process and several threads, than 
>several processes each having one thread.

Please define 'efficient' as used in your statement.
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