[Stackless] multi-core processing?

Christopher Armstrong radix at twistedmatrix.com
Mon Jun 16 14:49:15 CEST 2008

On Mon, Jun 16, 2008 at 1:39 PM, Simon Pickles <sipickles at googlemail.com> wrote:
> Please comment on the following statement:
> "Due to the GIL, python threads will not operate concurrently on a multicore
> machine, even stackless ones. However, using multiple processes overcomes
> this problem, either by multiple instances of python running, by using the
> process module, or pyro, etc"
> Hold true? (fingers crossed!)

Sounds right.

Christopher Armstrong
International Man of Twistery

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