multithreading in python ???

Laszlo Nagy gandalf at
Thu Jul 3 12:40:27 CEST 2008

Abhishek Asthana wrote:
> Hi all ,
> I  have large set of data computation and I want to break it into 
> small batches and assign it to different threads .I am implementing it 
> in python only. Kindly help what all libraries should I refer to 
> implement the multithreading in python.
You should not do this. Python can handle multiple threads but they 
always use the same processor. (at least in CPython.) In order to take 
advantage of multiple processors, use different processes.


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