Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Pathologically Eclectic Rubbish Lister
 
PerlMonks  

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?


With the rise and rise of 'Social' network sites: 'Computers are making people easier to use everyday'
Examine what is said, not who speaks -- Silence betokens consent -- Love the truth but pardon error.
"Science is about questioning the status quo. Questioning authority".
In the absence of evidence, opinion is indistinguishable from prejudice.


Comment on Re^4: multi threading DBI
Replies are listed 'Best First'.
Re^5: multi threading DBI
by marinersk (Curate) on Oct 30, 2013 at 00:12 UTC
    You summarized my diatribe nicely.  :-)

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://1060210]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others browsing the Monastery: (13)
As of 2015-07-08 05:25 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    The top three priorities of my open tasks are (in descending order of likelihood to be worked on) ...









    Results (94 votes), past polls