parallel and/or synchronous start/run/stop on multiple boxes

James Mills prologic at shortcircuit.net.au
Thu Jan 8 06:49:13 CET 2009


On Thu, Jan 8, 2009 at 3:44 PM, Ned Deily <nad at acm.org> wrote:
> The multiprocessing module, new in the 2.6 standard library and
> available in PyPi as a backport to 2.4 and 2.5, supports managing of
> processes on both local and remote machines.  The 2.6 module
> documentation has an "example/demo of how to use the
> managers.SyncManager, Process and others to build a system which can
> distribute processes and work via a distributed queue to a 'cluster' of
> machines on a network, accessible via SSH".

Wow! :) I didn't know that! It seems the multiprocessing
library packs quite a punch! :)

cheers
James



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