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Re^4: multi threading DBI

by BrowserUk (Pope)
on Oct 29, 2013 at 19:51 UTC ( #1060210=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^3: multi threading DBI
in thread multi threading DBI

Let's see what the OP says for sure, but given "scrape a sports news site and then enter details into sqlite", but:

  1. fetching pages across the internet;
  2. parsing html to extract data;
  3. loading the extracts into a DB;

Which bit(s) are likely to be the bottleneck? Which bit(s) are likely to be helped by multi-threading?

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Re^5: multi threading DBI
by marinersk (Curate) on Oct 30, 2013 at 00:12 UTC
    You summarized my diatribe nicely.  :-)

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