[Pharo-project] Counting Messages as a Proxy for Average Execution Time in Pharo

Stefan Marr pharo at stefan-marr.de
Fri Apr 29 01:03:02 CEST 2011


On 29 Apr 2011, at 00:32, Nicolas Cellier wrote:

> 
> However, as I understand it, it's entirely up to user to write code
> exploiting parallel Process explicitly right ?
Sure, you have to do: n times: [ [ 1 expensiveComputation. ] fork ].

I don't belief in holy grails or silver bullets.
Automatic parallelization is something nice for the kids, like Santa Clause or the Easter Bunny...


Best regards
Stefan

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