Summary of threading for experienced non-Python programmers?

Paul Rubin http
Thu Apr 3 03:14:42 CEST 2008

sturlamolden <sturlamolden at> writes:
> Python's standard library should have an asynch module that uses aio
> on Linux and i/o completion ports on Windows. It should work with
> files and tcp sockets alike.

Lately I'm hearing that Linux's aio implementation doesn't work very
well yet.  It is fairly recent.  It's possible that BSD's or Solaris's
versions are better.

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