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Subject: Re: [boost] [threadpool] relation with TR2 proposal
From: vicente.botet (vicente.botet_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-09-13 16:19:50

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From: <k-oli_at_[hidden]>
To: <boost_at_[hidden]>
Sent: Saturday, September 13, 2008 8:56 PM
Subject: Re: [boost] [threadpool] relation with TR2 proposal

> Am Samstag, 13. September 2008 10:29:25 schrieb vicente.botet:
>> Olivier what about adding launch_in_pool to the threadpool library?
> I don't know a reason to introduce launch_in_pool!

Well, most of the applications will work very well with only one pool for
all the tasks, so the library could provide a private one.
Do you think that applications will be more efficient with several pools? Do
you have a use case? It would be interesting to compare both approaches.

>> Olivier, what will be the inpact on your library if it uses Anthony
>> Futures
>> library instead? What will be missing on the Anthony Futures library?
> chaining tasks and lazy evaluation of task would not be possible. As
> Anthony
> noticed in one of his previous post - Braddocks future lib has more
> features.
> Maybe a merge of both future libs will become part of boost.

I remenber, the problem was with the set callback function.


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