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From: Sylvain Le Gall <sylvain@l...>
Subject: Re: thousands of CPU cores
On 10-07-2008, Gerd Stolpmann <info@gerd-stolpmann.de> wrote:
>
> Am Donnerstag, den 10.07.2008, 20:07 +0000 schrieb Sylvain Le Gall:
>> On 10-07-2008, Gerd Stolpmann <info@gerd-stolpmann.de> wrote:
>> > In Ocaml you can exploit multi-core currently only by using
>> > multi-processing parallel programs that communicate over message passing
>> > (and only on Unix). Actually, it's an excellent language for this style.
>> 
>> Why only on Unix ?
>
> No fork() on Windows. And emulating its effects is hard.
>

open_process + stdin/stdout should do the trick... at least i think so.

Regards,
Sylvain Le Gall