Janus Dam Nielsen <janus.niel...@alexandra.dk> writes: > Hi Martin > > Thanks for your thoughts on this.
You're welcome, it took a me a while to figure out what was wrong here. >> I think the take-home message is that you have structured your code >> in an unusual way. Whenever you add a callback to a Deferred but keep >> referring to the Deferred inside the callback, then you're off track. >> At least that's my experience :-) > Actually I think you are slightly off :) > > Lets look at what the example does: > First, the Deferred a is created > Second, the callback r is created, > Third, a callback, append, is attached to a > Forth, r is added to values > Fifth, r is returned > > What seems to be the problem is the returning of a deferred from a > callback in combination with holding on to a reference to it in the > callback. Yes, when you return a Deferred, it loses its value. The value is transferred to the other Deferred. -- Martin Geisler VIFF (Virtual Ideal Functionality Framework) brings easy and efficient SMPC (Secure Multiparty Computation) to Python. See: http://viff.dk/.
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