asynchat and threading

Thomas Guettler guettli at
Wed Nov 24 16:57:02 CET 2004

Am Thu, 25 Nov 2004 02:31:17 +1100 schrieb Anthony Baxter:

> On Wed, 24 Nov 2004 14:57:44 GMT, Rob Snyder <arkham at> wrote:
> I can only paraphrase what I said in a recent python-dev thread -
> absolutely *no-one* should be starting new projects using asyncore and
> asynchat. Use twisted, instead - it's cleaner, saner, has an active
> development community, and is in all ways a better solution than the
> asyncore approach.
> asyncore based code causes bleeding from the eyes and brain leakage
> through the ears.


then the core of twisted should be in the standard library of python,
and asyncore should become deprecated.

This could save a lot of people a lot of time.


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