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in reply to Re^3: Use more threads.
in thread Use more threads.

t I've written is a proxy checker (with GUI), so most of the time my threads are waiting for a response or a timeout.

Starting new threads for each connection is naive. And wasteful.

A pool of threads and a queue of requests is more efficient (of time and resources), and actually easier to program and reason about.


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