[Twisted-Python] Twisted in Python STDLIB?

Andrew Bennetts andrew-twisted at puzzling.org
Tue Oct 12 08:06:01 EDT 2004

On Mon, Oct 11, 2004 at 11:48:27PM +0000, exarkun at divmod.com wrote:
>     s = socket.socket()
>     s.connect(...)
>     p = imap4.IMAP4Client()
>     t = CrummyTCPTransport(s, p)
>     p.makeConnection(t)
>     t.run()
>   Reasonable?  Crappy?  Anyway, that's how I've always seen a simplistic,
>   reactorless program using Twisted protocols.  It's ugly, but I think it
>   should work (and compare it to trying to make a stdlib protocol
>   implementation work with Twisted!)

Well, it'll work for single-socket protocols.  It won't work for, say, FTP.
Of course, there's a reason why we wrote a framework ;)


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