[Web-SIG] calling start_response and the write from a separate thread

Manlio Perillo manlio_perillo at libero.it
Sun Dec 30 08:28:25 CET 2007

Graham Dumpleton ha scritto:
> On 29/12/2007, Manlio Perillo <manlio_perillo at libero.it> wrote:
>> Hi.
>> Maybe I have already posted something like this.
>>  From the WSGI spec it is not clear if a WSGI application is allowed to
>> call start_response and write from a separate thread.
>> For my WSGI implementation for Nginx, calling the write callable from a
>> separate thread *will* cause problems (unless buffering is not enabled).
> Is that similar perhaps to the issue 'app_iter and threads' listed
> under WSGI 2.0 discussion points on wiki.

It's a different topic.
In that issue the problem is whether the WSGI middleware can iterate 
over the app_iter using a different(s) thread(s).

There is also:

> Graham

Manlio Perillo

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