Python and Twisted - was Re: Favored Language for Network Enabled Apps.

Jonathan Ellis jonathan at utahpython.org
Tue Oct 30 14:02:50 MDT 2007


On 10/30/07, Michael L Torrie <torriem at chem.byu.edu> wrote:
> Jonathan Ellis wrote:
> > I'm not really a fan because
>
> Would you mind sharing more specific details on your two points,
> especially #1?

just look through the api reference for things that make you think
"hmm, I think I've seen something like that in the stdlib / cheese
shop" :)

http://twistedmatrix.com/documents/current/api/moduleIndex.html

for instance,

twisted.lore (a docgen system)
some of twisted.mail
twisted.persisted
lots in twisted.python

> As for #2, since things are I/O bound this is not as
> much of a problem as it might be.

Just because you're doing something with the network doesn't mean
you're automatically I/O bound.

-Jonathan



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