At 01:58 PM 5/8/2001 -0400, Geoff Talvola wrote:
>In some non-Webware-related testing, I've found that you can almost double
>the speed of CPU-intensive Python apps that use threads by setting
>sys.setcheckinterval to a number like 100 or even 1000 instead of its
>default of 10. This extra speed comes at the expense of response time.
>If anyone out there feels like testing this, I'd sure be curious to know
>if it improves the speed. If nobody else gets to it, I'll do it eventually.
>If this turns out to have a large effect we can make it a WebKit
I had all these same thoughts a while back (well, I guess after the thread
tutorial at Py9), but also haven't gotten around to it.