Tag Archives: Multi-Threading

A Simple Race-Condition

Lately, I’ve mostly been working on my startup. It’s a web-application, and one of the first things I’ve written was a cache mechanism for some lengthy operations. Yesterday, I found a classic race-condition in that module. I won’t present the … Continue reading

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Harvesting with threadmap

From time to time, I need to harvest a website, or many websites. For example, to collect the data from IMDB to run the Pagerank algorithm. Other times I need to query some non-web servers. Usually in such cases, I … Continue reading

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