[plt-scheme] threads and mzscheme

From: Eli Barzilay (eli at barzilay.org)
Date: Sun May 22 20:52:58 EDT 2005

On May 23, Hans Oesterholt-Dijkema wrote:
> I'm experimenting with threads. Can someone explain to me how
> threads work in mzscheme? I'm giving changes to a workerthread,
> which puts these changes (asynchronously) to a backend (database).
> The behaviour I see, is that nor mzscheme, nor the database is
> taking much time. I see mosly a lot of system idle time.
> Can someone explain?

This depends on many things like how do you transfer these things to
the work thread, how the work thread uses the db etc.

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