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Author loewis
Recipients belopolsky, brett.cannon, christian.heimes, eric.snow, grahamd, gvanrossum, loewis, ncoghlan, neologix, pitrou, vstinner
Date 2012-05-05.19:19:12
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I still wonder whether Graham Dumpleton's observation has merits.

Suppose we have these modules

import b

import a

def x():
  import a
def y():
  import b

Now, if x and y are executed in separate threads - won't it deadlock?
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2012-05-05 19:19:12loewissetrecipients: + loewis, gvanrossum, brett.cannon, ncoghlan, belopolsky, pitrou, vstinner, christian.heimes, grahamd, neologix, eric.snow
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