[vtk-developers] Patch to vtkWrapPython.c to make wrapped Python code GIL-friendly
prabhu_r at users.sf.net
Mon Jul 4 06:38:10 EDT 2005
>>>>> "SN" == Sander Niemeijer <niemeijer at science-and-technology.nl> writes:
SN> My question is: is there a reason why (at least for Python 2.3
SN> and up) these functions are not used to properly grab the GIL?
SN> More info about the PyGILState functions can also be found in
SN> the PEP <http://python.fyxm.net/peps/pep-0311.html>
I am not sure why this has not been accepted into the core. Google
does not seem to offer any help.
SN> Unfortunately I am not that familiar with Python threading
SN> issues, but shouldn't the following functions in
SN> vtkPythonUtil.cxx also be equipped with GIL grabbers?
SN> - vtkPythonVoidFunc
SN> - vtkPythonVoidFuncArgDelete
SN> - vtkPythonDeleteCommand::Execute
Yes, I would think so. I am not sure if Charl has looked at those.
If not, good catch!
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