[Twisted-Python] mutexes in twisted.enterprise?

Andrew Bennetts andrew-twisted at puzzling.org
Thu Apr 18 21:04:10 EDT 2002

On Thu, Apr 18, 2002 at 08:49:41PM -0400, Bob Ippolito wrote:
> I'm doing some twisted.enterprise crap and I was wondering if it was 
> safe to use thread mutexes to make sure that only one interaction goes 
> at a time?  I have some queries that shouldn't run in parallel under 
> certain conditions and I believe forcing it w/ mutexes would be the 
> safest and easiest solution... but I haven't looked much into what's 
> going on under the hood and I'm wondering if it'll do Very Bad Things?

Interactions all run inside a db transaction, I think (someone please
correct me if I'm wrong).  So if your DB supports transactions, then you
should be fine already.  I'm presuming that by "interaction" you mean

> I'm using Twisted 0.15.2, I believe.. I don't want to upgrade at the 
> moment because it's in testing for a few weeks.

So already we have legacy systems to support :)

I'm not aware of any significant changes to twisted.enterprise since


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