[PyKDE] Threads & PyQt 3?

Gerard Vermeulen gvermeul at polycnrs-gre.fr
Fri Feb 22 18:34:25 GMT 2002

Great Phil,

but I really think that adding the Py_BEGIN_ALLOW_THREADS and
Py_END_ALLOW_THREADS to the wrappers may really help to run threads
more smoothly, in case that the wrapped functions ask a lot of CPU time
or require I/O.


On Friday 22 February 2002 17:46, Phil Thompson wrote:
> Gerard Vermeulen wrote:
> > (3) making Qt's thread related stuff available at the PyQt level. Qt's
> > threading mechanism is rather similar to Python's threading mechanism.
> > I think that it is most usefull for programmers who want to use their C++
> > threaded classes from PyQt. If not, it is maybe better to stick to
> > Python's mechanism
> Given the nudge, I've added QThread, QSemaphore, QMutex and
> QWaitCondition. They'll be in the next 3.1 pre-release.
> Phil

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