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From: Matthew Hannigan <mlh@z...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] How to write efficient threaded programs on OCaml
On Thu, Feb 09, 2006 at 06:39:05PM +0100, Alessandro Baretta wrote:
> Yet, what conclusion should I draw? Is the GNU/Debian/Linux-2.6 threading 
> support creepingly slow, or does ocaml have an insurmountable aversion for 
> threads?

I believe Linux 2.6 threading 'NPTL' is one of the fastest of any OS around.
It is possible to use the back-compatible library though.  I presume
Debian have not forced this!

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NPTL

Matt