GIL cpu multi core usage problem

Pau Freixes pfreixes at gmail.com
Mon Jun 9 20:26:09 CEST 2008


Hi List,

Surly this is a recurring theme into python dev world, but I need your help
for confirm if the follow image it's really

http://www.milnou.net/~pfreixes/img/cpu_usage_gil_problem.png<http://www.milnou.net/%7Epfreixes/img/cpu_usage_gil_problem.png>

I'm writing a brief article for my blog and I need to make sure about the
current problem with GIL and multi core environments, this picture try to
explain with images the problem for scheduling multiple threads running
python code of same interpreter into multiple cpu cores. Can  anyone confirm
to me this picture ?

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Pau Freixes
Linux GNU/User
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