Kamaelia docs : Kamaelia.Util.Backplane.Backplane


For examples and more explanations, see the module level docs.

class Backplane(Axon.Component.component)

Backplane(name) -> new Backplane component.

A named backplane to which data can be published for subscribers to pick up.

  • Use PublishTo components to publish data to a Backplane.
  • Use SubscribeTo components to receive data published to a Backplane.

Keyword arguments:

  • name -- The name for the backplane. publishers and subscribers connect to this by using the same name.


  • control : Shutdown signalling (shuts down the backplane and all subscribers
  • inbox : NOT USED


  • outbox : NOT USED
  • signal : Shutdown signalling

Methods defined here


You should be using the inbox/outbox interface, not these methods (except construction). This documentation is designed as a roadmap as to their functionalilty for maintainers and new component developers.


Unplugs any children that have terminated, and returns true if there are no running child components left (ie. their microproceses have finished)


Main loop.


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