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An easy to use implementation of the producer consumer pattern

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An easy to use implementation of the producer consumer pattern


pip install prodcon

Example usage

import random
import time
from queue import Queue

from prodcon import Producer, Consumer

def generate_items(start, end):
    for i in range(start, end + 1):
        if i == end:
            # Add poison pill to stop producer and consumers
            yield None
        # Simulate producing time
        print(f'Produced item #{i}')
        yield f'Item #{i}'

def process_item(item):
    # Simulate processing time
    time.sleep(random.random() + 1)
    print(f'Processed {item}')

def main():
    q = Queue()
    p = Producer(q, generate_items, args=(1, 100))
    c = Consumer(q, process_item)


if __name__ == '__main__':

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