[Web-SIG] Proposal for asynchronous WSGI variant

Christopher Stawarz cstawarz at csail.mit.edu
Wed May 7 22:06:37 CEST 2008

On May 7, 2008, at 3:35 PM, Duncan McGreggor wrote:

> It's my understanding that greenlets are python, not C. Are you  
> thinking
> of tasklets in stackless?

The version for CPython is a C extension module.  Have a look at the  
comments in


The switching is accomplished by saving and restoring chunks of the C  
stack, which I find both extremely clever and kind of scary :)


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