We've updated our ray tracer language comparison with better implementations and new timings on a dual-core 4400+ Athlon64:
OCaml now covers almost the whole range from most succinct language to almost the fastest (only 9% slower than optimized C++!).
Xavier Leroy's "standard lecture on threads" - Xavier Leroy’s standard lecture on threads post from the caml-list in 2002 seems to have disappeared from the INRIA archives so I am reproducing it here fo...
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