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Re: Twisted or Eventlet?


+1 for Eventlet for the reasons already stated.  Simpler code often
translates to fewer bugs and faster development, and I expect that working
with Eventlet will also mean more people who are interested in contributing
to OpenStack.


On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 3:43 PM, Ed Leafe <ed@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On Jul 29, 2010, at 3:24 PM, Eric Day wrote:
> > I'm leaning towards Eventlet since it provides a more straight forward
> > approach to programming, letting the coroutines and method wrappers
> > underneath take care of the non-blocking hooks. This will make it
> > easier for new developers jumping in to wrap their head around the
> > code, where Twisted has a bit more of a learning curve for those not
> > familiar with non-blocking/deferred techniques.
>         Eventlet handles the blocking without having to break apart the
> logic of what you're trying to do. The resulting code is much more readable
> and maintainable, even for someone who is familiar with Twisted.
>        +1 for eventlet.
> -- Ed Leafe
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