need to suspend/resume a child thread
miki.tebeka at gmail.com
Thu Nov 13 05:56:35 CET 2008
> A child thread has a long-time executions, how to suspend it and resume
> back the orignial place ?
I don't think you can do it using Python's thread API.
You can either use a platform specific API (such as pywin32) or make
the thread "cooperative" and wait on a condition/semaphore in some
> I know it' nature to use singal, but child thread cannot get signal as
> Python Manual say. And i dnt like to check status variable as the
> long-time executions can not or be dirty to stop to do check.
Threads and signals don't play well together. Not recommended.
Miki <miki.tebeka at gmail.com>
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