Problem in threading
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Thu Dec 30 07:17:41 CET 2004
"Gurpreet Sachdeva" <gurpreet.sachdeva at gmail.com> wrote in message
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> So That means blindly using threads on any process won't help!
It depends on what "help" means to you. Both Windows and Unix (and it's
variances) are considered "thread-weak" OSes. So, using thread will come
with some cost. The long gone IBM OS/2 is a classic example of a
Still, a good use of thread would be, for example, a name-pipe server. See
Here you will see a performance improvement when threads are being used.
The example you listed isn't a good use of thread for performance
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