Ian Bicking: the old part of his blog

Re: Ruby, Python, "Power"

> It is still very viable to use threads to handle concurrency in Python.

Sorry, no, it isn't, neither in Python, nor in Java, nor in most languages.

> Many Python programmers (myself included) look down on code generation

Many Twisted programmers (myself included) look down on threads.

It's multiprocessing, or asynchronous events, or both.

Repeat with me:

"There are no threads. There are no threads. There are no threads."

;-D

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