Proposal of Multithread JavaScript

Bradley Meck bradley.meck at gmail.com
Thu Nov 3 18:46:42 UTC 2016


Leo you can see https://github.com/nodejs/node/pull/2133 for Workers in
node that use threads instead of processes.

On Thu, Nov 3, 2016 at 1:19 PM, Leo Dutra <leodutra.br at gmail.com> wrote:

> Workers need serialization, threads would not.
>
> In Node, lack of threading requires a prior spawn of a bunch of native
> processes and manually build a tasking pool.
>
> Web Workers spawn a specific script (if you respawn the caller you are
> doing dirty job).
>
> Maybe we should fork projects like the one Isiah brought to us and
> headbang compiling it with the lovely gyp.
>
> So much emotion. Much doge work. So delicious.
>
> You could simply spawn a thread in almost the same way we use Node
> streams...
>
> but I won't fight 10 guys alone.
>
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