This issue tracker has been migrated to GitHub, and is currently read-only.
For more information, see the GitHub FAQs in the Python's Developer Guide.

Author tim.peters
Recipients LambertDW, pitrou, rhettinger, roysmith, tim.peters
Date 2008-12-18.02:04:39
SpamBayes Score 0.0040337425
Marked as misclassified No
Message-id <>
There's no need to keep asking -- this report was already rejected ;-)

Seriously, the efficiency argument carries no weight with me -- in 15
years of using Queue in a variety of applications, the time it takes to
.put and .get "here's a piece of work to do" descriptors is trivial
compared to the cost of /doing/ the "piece of work".  A Python-coded
subclass would have been plenty fast enough in any of those apps
(assuming I ever wanted to track a highwater mark, which to date I never
Date User Action Args
2008-12-18 02:04:41tim.peterssetrecipients: + tim.peters, rhettinger, roysmith, pitrou, LambertDW
2008-12-18 02:04:41tim.peterssetmessageid: <>
2008-12-18 02:04:40tim.peterslinkissue4680 messages
2008-12-18 02:04:39tim.peterscreate