Author pitrou
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Date 2012-01-03.14:40:35
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Yes, using synchronization primitives or doing I/O in Python signal handlers isn't a good idea. Perhaps the signal docs should be clearer about that.

> Of course, this wasn't ever safe code, and we're changing it (to have the signal handler merely set a integer flag that the logging handler can consult without locking)

Indeed, setting a variable (or using set_wakeup_fd()) is the right approach.
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