[IPython-user] IPython1 and TaskClient: a helper for task farming
Thu Apr 24 11:17:13 CDT 2008
I am happy if this goes into IPython1 repository. No problem with BSD
license and thanks a lot for the nice IPython1 work, Brian. -yichun
On Thu, Apr 24, 2008 at 8:51 AM, Brian Granger <email@example.com> wrote:
> This looks really nice! I will definitely have a look at this.
> Question: are you willling to commit this code to IPython1 and release
> it under a BSD license? If so, I will add some tests/examples/docs
> and commit the code.
> On Thu, Apr 24, 2008 at 12:47 AM, Yichun Wei <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Hi Brian,
> > For a while I've been using the attached file to do task farming in
> > IPython1. It provides a simple decorator to help turn a function into
> > a Task and submit it via TaskClient and return a Deferred as the
> > result. The user should attach new callbacks to get results. The
> > submission of Tasks and getting back task ids is synchronously done
> > though.
> > It enables usage like:
> > # commenting the decorator gives a local running function.
> > # with the decorator the function is to be submitted as a Task.
> > @parallelized(rc, tc):
> > def a_local_function(a,b,c):
> > return a+b+c
> > result = a_local_function(1,2,3)
> > ...
> > Currently this doesn't make use of the task dependency IPython1
> > provides, and doesn't set and use the properties of engines properly.
> > I see these as possibly improvements.
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