[mod_python] global persistence

Gregory (Grisha) Trubetskoy grisha at modpython.org
Wed Jun 25 00:40:41 EST 2003

On Tue, 24 Jun 2003 mod_python at mikebell.org wrote:

> On Wed, Jun 25, 2003 at 12:16:29AM -0400, Gregory (Grisha) Trubetskoy wrote:
> > http://www.python.org/doc/current/lib/module-mmap.html
> The only problem with the mmap module is that it just gives you a
> string-like object. How do you put something like a mutex in there so
> you can access the shared memory area safely?

To quote Guido - "Good question!"

(here is the link


OK, on a serious note - I believe the shm module provides locking. I'm
also going to look into the APR for possibly including some locking
interface in the next version of mp.


More information about the Mod_python mailing list