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Date: 2009-09-24 (15:47)
From: Jon Harrop <jon@f...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] OC4MC : OCaml for Multicore architectures
On Thursday 24 September 2009 13:11:24 rixed@happyleptic.org wrote:
> > Until now, OCaml sucked at parallelism. (...) OCaml programmers
> > can write OCaml programs that use multicore machines efficiently
> > for the first time.
> Subtle and strongly argumented, as expected.

I forgot to mention that multithreaded programming is vastly easier than 
multi-process programming in the context of parallelism because you get 
automatic memory management and O(1) communication.

Dr Jon Harrop, Flying Frog Consultancy Ltd.