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On Sep 29, 2009, at 1:04 PM, Cosmin Apreutesei wrote:

Like Xavante ;) ?

Like a non-blocking version of Xavante :)

Right, and that points out one of the main issue with using coroutine (e.g. Copas) as a substitute for multi threading/processing: it just doesn't pan out.

"A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away..." I went down that road of implementing a coroutine based HTTP engine:

To make a long story short... as long as any of the coroutine doesn't do anything meaningful, it's very fast :P