in reply to Run commands in parallel

I've got an elaborate version of this tied up in the vault for my Linux Magazine column. I prefork a bunch of children, then essentially do a remote procedure call on them, passing arbitary (well, Storable) data to and from the kids. Kids can also request additional tasks be queued.

I say "in the vault" because it was published last month in the magazine, but I can't put it on my website for another two months. So, keep checking back!

-- Randal L. Schwartz, Perl hacker

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•Re: RE: Run commands in parallel
by merlyn (Sage) on Jun 15, 2002 at 02:09 UTC