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in reply to Re^4: Parrot, threads & fears for the future.
in thread Parrot, threads & fears for the future.

Thanks to you and tye.

It's not necesssarily as bad as two-out-of-three timeslices immediately given up for I/O - the transform could potentially consume many timeslices. However I take your point that the reader and writer will probably make poor use of their timeslices.