[Twisted-Python] daemon thread support

Itamar Shtull-Trauring itamar at itamarst.org
Tue Dec 2 20:09:47 EST 2003

On Wed, 3 Dec 2003 11:26:40 +1100
Andrew Bennetts <andrew-twisted at puzzling.org> wrote:

> For reader threads, obviously data loss isn't a problem, so you could
> just set those to be daemonic -- although I was creating my threads
> myself,

This is a bad idea. It can cause fun stuff like segfaults on shutdown.

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