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From: Erik de Castro Lopo <mle+ocaml@mega-nerd.com>
To: caml-list@yquem.inria.fr
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Multiprocessor support in OCaml
Date: Sun, 22 Apr 2007 20:58:52 +1000
Message-ID: <20070422205852.8d520529.mle+ocaml@mega-nerd.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <ab351c020704220042x6e139375wa97393247ccc4867@mail.gmail.com>

Jason Ganetsky wrote:

> Hi all,
> 
> I'm new to this list, and new to OCaml (although, have some experience with
> SML).
> 
> Anyway, I have recently written an OCaml thread pool implementation, on top
> of the Thread and Event modules. I did this for the purpose of exploiting an
> SMP system I have, and was a disappointed to read today that OCaml doesn't
> support multiprocessor systems.

For real multi-procesor parallelism, have a look at this:

    http://www.pps.jussieu.fr/~dicosmo/ocamlp3l/

Haven't tried it myself, but its on my todo list.

Erik
-- 
+-----------------------------------------------------------+
  Erik de Castro Lopo
+-----------------------------------------------------------+
"life is too long to be an expert at harmful things, including 
such evilness as C++ and perl." -- Erik Naggum


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Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-04-22  7:42 Jason Ganetsky
2007-04-22  8:44 ` [Caml-list] " Richard Jones
2007-04-22 10:30 ` Xavier Leroy
2007-04-22 11:55   ` Don Syme
2007-04-22 10:58 ` Erik de Castro Lopo [this message]
2007-04-22 13:29   ` Jon Harrop
2007-04-22 17:31 ` Zheng Li
     [not found]   ` <ab351c020704221052v50ce66b6maec299889a2c1f1f@mail.gmail.com>
2007-04-22 17:52     ` [Caml-list] " Jason Ganetsky
2007-04-23  8:10       ` Richard Jones

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