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Date: 2006-02-08 (08:21)
From: Erik de Castro Lopo <ocaml-erikd@m...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] How to write efficient threaded programs on OCaml
Christophe TROESTLER wrote:

> Hi,
> I was wondering if some among you would like to share some hints about
> how to write efficient multithreaded applications in OCaml.  Indeed,
> for example, the following concurrency test shows OCaml performing
> quite poorly:

This question (or variants of it) comes around quite regularly. The 
standard response is:

If this has changed recently, I hope someone will speak up :-).

  Erik de Castro Lopo
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