[openstack-dev] [oslo] Add a new aiogreen executor for Oslo Messaging

Donald Stufft donald at stufft.io
Mon Nov 24 00:32:33 UTC 2014

> On Nov 23, 2014, at 7:29 PM, Mike Bayer <mbayer at redhat.com> wrote:
>> Glyph wrote a good post that mirrors my opinions on implicit vs explicit
>> here: https://glyph.twistedmatrix.com/2014/02/unyielding.html.
> this is the post that most makes me think about the garbage collector analogy, re: “gevent works perfectly fine, but sorry, it just isn’t “correct”.  It should be feared! ”.   Unfortunately Glyph has orders of magnitude more intellectual capabilities than I do, so I am ultimately not an effective advocate for my position; hence I have my fallback career as a cheese maker lined up for when the async agenda finally takes over all computer programming.

Like I said, I’ve had to think about garbage collecting all of once in my entire Python career. Implicit might be theoretically nicer but until it can actually live up to the “gets out of my way-ness” of the abstractions you’re citing I’d personally much rather pass on it.

Donald Stufft
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