Python threads and Numeric/SciPy exploit Dual Core ?
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Mon Oct 2 18:17:44 CEST 2006
Fredrik Lundh wrote:
> "robert" wrote:
>>Simple Python code obviously cannot use the dual core by Python threads.
>>Yet, a program drawing CPU mainly for matrix computations - preferably
>>with Numeric/SciPy - will this profit from a dual core when using 2 (or
>>more) Python threads?
> as long as the binding releases the GIL, sure.
Thus - does Numeric/SciPy release it?
The same q about the orange (data mining) lib.
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