[Stackless] EuroPython 2010 Talk and Questions

Richard Tew richard.m.tew at gmail.com
Fri May 28 02:18:14 CEST 2010

On Fri, May 28, 2010 at 11:06 AM, Andrew Francis <andrewfr_ice at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Hi Folks:
> My talk "Prototyping Go's Select for Stackless Python with Stackless.py" has been accepted. This will be my first time to Europe.
> As I mentioned before, I have done prototypes of select() in stackless.py. I have done a dry run of the talk but I am altering it. I want to convey to the audience is that there is a lot of variety to the developer for using Stackless and its relatives. There is everything from Python + Greenlets + Stackless to PyPy-c with stackless to C based Stackless. And then there is Stackless with Psyco. I am trying to establish when should one use a particular flavour? I picked prototyping with stackless.py because the changes are radical (yes it could also be done throwing extra tasklets) and I simply want to illustrate the approach. Does anyone out there have an opinions on this?

You could always make a web page covering the options for a Stackless
API and how to get them set up.  Then refer them there from your


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