Brussels / 1 & 2 February 2014


Stack switching for fun and profit

Greenlet is a pretty well-known way for implementing cooperative micro-threads in Python, but how does it actually work? How is it similar and different from Stackless? We'll take a peek at how PyPy implemented it using a small library called 'stacklet' and how the python-fibers project takes advantage of it to build a similar project.


Saúl Ibarra Corretgé