[Numpy-discussion] Fast threading solution thoughts

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Thu Feb 12 00:42:37 CST 2009


On Thu, Feb 12, 2009 at 00:15, David Cournapeau
<david@ar.media.kyoto-u.ac.jp> wrote:
> Gael Varoquaux wrote:
>> >From a programmer's perspective, because, IMHO, openmp is implemented
>> using pthreads.
>
> Since openmp also exists on windows, I doubt that it is required that
> openmp uses pthread :)

It is implemented using threads, with Windows native threads on
Windows. I think Gaël really just meant "threads" there.

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Robert Kern

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