Winter Madness - Passing Python objects as Strings
wiggly at wiggly.org
Fri Jun 5 17:35:38 CEST 2009
Hendrik van Rooyen wrote:
> "Nigel Rantor" <wi..y at wiggly.org> wrote:
>> It just smells to me that you've created this elaborate and brittle hack
>> to work around the fact that you couldn't think of any other way of
>> getting the thread to change it's behaviour whilst waiting on input.
> I am beginning to think that you are a troll, as all your comments are
> haughty and disparaging, while you either take no trouble to follow,
> or are incapable of following, my explanations.
> In the event that this is not the case, please try to understand my
> reply to Skip, and then suggest a way that will perform better
> in my use case, out of your vast arsenal of better, quicker,
> more reliable, portable and comprehensible ways of doing it.
Well, why not have a look at Gabriel's response.
That seems like a much more portable way of doing it if nothing else.
I'm not trolling, you just seem to be excited about something that
sounds like a fundamentally bad idea.
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