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Python multiprocessing fork with improvements and bugfixes

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======== billiard

:version: 3.6.3.0

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About

billiard is a fork of the Python 2.7 multiprocessing <https://docs.python.org/library/multiprocessing.html>_ package. The multiprocessing package itself is a renamed and updated version of R Oudkerk's pyprocessing <https://pypi.org/project/processing/>_ package. This standalone variant draws its fixes/improvements from python-trunk and provides additional bug fixes and improvements.

  • This package would not be possible if not for the contributions of not only the current maintainers but all of the contributors to the original pyprocessing package listed here <http://pyprocessing.berlios.de/doc/THANKS.html>_.

  • Also, it is a fork of the multiprocessing backport package by Christian Heims.

  • It includes the no-execv patch contributed by R. Oudkerk.

  • And the Pool improvements previously located in Celery_.

  • Billiard is used in and is a dependency for Celery_ and is maintained by the Celery team.

.. _Celery: http://celeryproject.org

Documentation

The documentation for billiard is available on Read the Docs <https://billiard.readthedocs.io>_.

Bug reporting

Please report bugs related to multiprocessing at the Python bug tracker <https://bugs.python.org/>_. Issues related to billiard should be reported at https://github.com/celery/billiard/issues.

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