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From: tim@f...
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Why systhreads?
> I tried OCaml in a non memory-consuming numerical applications on SMP.
>Seems to work well enough (100% load of all the processors).

Wrong metric.  You want speedup, not CPU utilization.  You can get CPU
utilization for free by running an infinite loop. Did the application
run anywhere near N times faster when you were using N processors?

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