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From: Erik de Castro Lopo <mle+ocaml@m...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Multiprocessor support in OCaml
Jason Ganetsky wrote:

> Hi all,
> 
> I'm new to this list, and new to OCaml (although, have some experience with
> SML).
> 
> Anyway, I have recently written an OCaml thread pool implementation, on top
> of the Thread and Event modules. I did this for the purpose of exploiting an
> SMP system I have, and was a disappointed to read today that OCaml doesn't
> support multiprocessor systems.

For real multi-procesor parallelism, have a look at this:

    http://www.pps.jussieu.fr/~dicosmo/ocamlp3l/

Haven't tried it myself, but its on my todo list.

Erik
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  Erik de Castro Lopo
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"life is too long to be an expert at harmful things, including 
such evilness as C++ and perl." -- Erik Naggum