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Re^2: Threading Equivalent to this Parallel::ForkManager Example

by BrowserUk (Pope)
on Apr 02, 2014 at 08:00 UTC ( #1080694=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Threading Equivalent to this Parallel::ForkManager Example
in thread Threading Equivalent to this Parallel::ForkManager Example

This would seem to be an equivalent:

Not so. It is fatally flawed.

Your code is directly equivalent to:

#!/usr/bin/env perl use strict; use warnings; use threads; my $n = 0; while (<DATA>) { print 'Thread ', ++$n, ': ', $_; }

Ie. It exhibits no parallelism whatsoever.


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Re^3: Threading Equivalent to this Parallel::ForkManager Example
by kcott (Abbot) on Apr 02, 2014 at 08:13 UTC

    Thanks for picking that up. I've updated my post.

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