learning about threads and processes
aleaxit at yahoo.com
Wed Dec 29 17:11:40 EST 2004
Aahz <aahz at pythoncraft.com> wrote:
> In article <1gpkcn8.1ukbssevczr9mN%aleaxit at yahoo.com>,
> Alex Martelli <aleaxit at yahoo.com> wrote:
> >Hmmm - have you looked at Deitel, Deitel, Liperi, Wiedermann, "Python
> >how to program", chapters 18 (Process Management) and 19
> >(Multithreading), pages 613-687? They seem to do a rather workmanlike
> >job -- of course, they can't do full justice to the subjects in 75
> >pages; and if you don't want to buy a vast, costly 1300-pages tome for
> >the sake of those 75 pages, I can't really blame you, either.
> Except that it's a really, really piss-poor book. That's an opinion
> which I believe you've agreed with previously.
Overall, yes, it's not a book I'd heartily recommend. But, is anything
wrong, specifically, with chapters 18 and 19? They seem OK to me.
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