[Stackless] GIL issue? Re: Santa concurrency problem

Andrew Francis andrewfr_ice at yahoo.com
Sat Mar 31 14:12:45 CEST 2007


Hello Brian :

--- Brian Zimmer <bzimmer at ziclix.com> wrote:

> So without calling time.sleep in the tasklet thread
> the constant running of the sleep tasklet starves 
>all other threads.  When you add the very small sleep
>other threads get a chance to run.  

In my case, this could explain why the Twisted thread
does not get a chance to execute the callback.

However I was under the impression that the GIL would
release after a given number of instructions. 

Cheers,
Andrew


 
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