[fpc-devel] Parallel Computing

petr.kristan at epos.cz petr.kristan at epos.cz
Tue Nov 4 09:45:52 CET 2008

On Tue, Nov 04, 2008 at 09:39:23AM +0100, Michael Schnell wrote:
>> You still didn't show any example which shows the real power of parallel
>> which cannot be solved by a T(Pooled)Thread.Create and
>> T(Pooled)Thread.WaitFor statements.
> As I said several times, I don't suggest that any other implementation (be 
> it OpenMP or whatever) would provide better results than you can achieve 
> with using what we already have (TThread and friends).
> But using TThread  - especially for this kind of "technical improvement" 
> stuff - is beyond the scope of the average application programmer and now 
> Oxygen/Prism with the "parallel" (and other) keywords and GCC with the 
> "#pragma ocm_..." are here to help the common application programmer with 
> that. This might - or might not - be considered a challenge.

Michael. How many MT programs you really made?


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