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Date: -- (:)
From: Erik de Castro Lopo <mle+ocaml@m...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] concurrency using forks and pipes (some working code)
Christopher Cramer wrote:

> Jon Harrop asked about this recently and I thought it was an interesting
> idea and implemented it:

Is this not redundant with the recent release of JoCaml?
> (BTW I don't think you are "faking" concurrency by using fork...)

I consider concurrency with forking the correct way to do it
and concurrency with threads as "faking" it :-).

Erik de Castro Lopo
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