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When to use forks, when to use threads ...?
On Windows, use threads; but on Linux, use forks;
Everything else should be the same.
Check out forks and threads. In my experience, using multiple processes via the forks module is convenient, simple and maintainable, even when inserting/updating large amounts of records in a database.
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