nested threading

Chris Colbert sccolbert at
Fri Mar 26 00:07:56 CET 2010

Spawning a thread from within a thread works just fine. Calling
thread.start() is a non-blocking function and returns immediately.

On Thu, Mar 25, 2010 at 11:23 AM, Omer Ihsan <omrihsan at> wrote:

> is there anything as "nested threading"....that is, call a thread from
> within a thread.
> in this case how will thread locking take place.
> for example initially there were two functions that were called using
> threading.Thread. these wont get unlocked unless both of them are done
> with whatever they need to do. if say function 2 calls another thread.
> then what??
> inquisitive....:-|
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