[SciPy-user] shared memory machines

Gael Varoquaux gael.varoquaux@normalesup....
Thu Feb 5 17:19:42 CST 2009


On Mon, Feb 02, 2009 at 06:24:18PM +0100, Sturla Molden wrote:
> > Am I out of my mind, and will this fail utterly?

> It will work. But we should use named shared memory (which requires some C
> or Cython coding), not BSD mmap as mp.Array currently does. Also we must
> override how ndarrays are pickled.

I just wanted to say that I am still interested in exploring this a bit
deeper, but I got swamped suddenly. Besides, as Robert and you have sown,
there is more than I thought to it.

Cheers,

Gaël


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