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Re: Parallel system calls

by onelesd (Pilgrim)
on Sep 26, 2011 at 22:15 UTC ( #927963=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Parallel system calls

Parallel::ForkManager was written to do precisely this, and works very well.

use Parallel::ForkManager; $pm = new Parallel::ForkManager($MAX_PROCESSES); foreach $data (@all_data) { # Forks and returns the pid for the child: my $pid = $pm->start and next; ... do some work with $data in the child process ... $pm->finish; # Terminates the child process }

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Re^2: Parallel system calls
by BioLion (Curate) on Sep 27, 2011 at 10:36 UTC

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