[plt-scheme] Newbie question: non-blocking IO

From: Danny Chan (chan_dhf at yahoo.de)
Date: Fri Jun 27 01:08:04 EDT 2008

Am Donnerstag, 26. Juni 2008 13:27:36 schrieb Grant Rettke:
> On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 6:07 AM, Danny Chan <chan_dhf at yahoo.de> wrote:
> > I'd like to write a program that captures a video flow from a camera
> > developed in my company. I already found out how to talk to the low level
> > C libraries that are needed to talk to our hardware using the FFI.
> Would two threads communicating over sockets be an option?
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Do you mean two separate processes? I need to transfer roughly 25 MB/s, and I 
fear that the overhead of using sockets and serializing/unserializing my data 
would be too much. Although I have to admit, that I haven't tried it. 


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