The OCaml Journal just published an article about parallel programming:
"As the world transitions to multicore desktop computers over the next few years it is essential that software evolves to take advantage of this new dimension in processing power by exposing parallelism. Although the current OCaml implementation has a serial run-time that limits multithreaded OCaml programs to serial concurrency, it is actually entirely possible to use separate processes to create parallel OCaml programs that do exploit multicores. This article examines a simple but powerful approach to parallelism using Unix process forking..."
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