global interpreter lock

Alan Kennedy alanmk at
Sat Aug 20 15:30:26 CEST 2005

> is true parallelism possible in python ? 

cpython:    no.
jython:     yes.
ironpython: yes.

 > or atleast in the coming versions ?

cpython:    unknown.
pypy:       don't have time to research. Anyone know?

> is global interpreter lock a bane in this context ? 

beauty/bane-is-in-the-eye-of-the-beholder-ly y'rs

alan kennedy
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