[Stackless] Fwd: endian issues pickling tasklets

Steve Holden steve at holdenweb.com
Fri Nov 3 13:31:16 CET 2006

John Tantalo wrote:
> It's pretty simple, though it did take a few tries to get it just
> right. We have a client-server model, where jobs are uploaded as
> serialized tasklets and modules, clients check out states to work on
> for a set amount of time, and send the next state back to the server.
> I doubt it's actually practical, but it's just a class project for
> advanced databases.
> On 11/3/06, Richard Tew <richard.m.tew at gmail.com> wrote:
>>You are definitely running tasklets pickled on one architechure on another
>>with different endianness?  That seems a little unbelievable :-)  I assumed
>>that it would a complete nightmare to get this working, and didn't expect
>>it to be working.

If that's not worthy of a PyCon paper then I don't know what is. 
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