a-steinhoff at web.de
Fri Mar 18 13:06:41 CET 2005
Alastair Basden wrote:
> Does anyone know whether there is a way for a python thread to release
> the global interpreter lock, and let all other threads have a chance at
> running before re-acquiring it? Does the thread scheduling follow a
> round-robin method?
The thread itself are scheduled by the OS ... the access to the GIL is
managed by 'cooperative scheduling'.
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