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From James Duncan Davidson <>
Subject Re: asynchronous tasks
Date Wed, 21 Jun 2000 22:08:09 GMT
on 2000/06/17 17:08, Rick Yazwinski at wrote:

> Wouldn't this depend on the architecture's implementation of threads?  I'd
> expect on a truely multitasking box (Solaris or Linux, for example) with
> multiple processors that you would see a performance improvement.

Except that javac runs in a single thread I beleive. You can span a thread
across processors. :)

Note that I'm not for mt ant at all.

> Has anyone brought up the potential of "distributed ant"?  It kinda fits
> with the async talk...

Distrubted ant? Complexity overload anyone?


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