News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Kore Nordmann's Blog:
Native parallel PHP job queue
May 07, 2010 @ 14:40:29

Kore Nordmann has put together some scripts that will let you create a native parallel job queue using only PHP (and the PCTNL extension).

To make use of multiple cores for some rather long processing operations I needed a way to fork multiple workers from a single PHP script multiple times lately. So I created a small project on github which implements this in a way, so that it should reusable by anybody. This is far from being rocket science, but still might be useful to someone out there.

He uses the ShellJobProvider (extended from JobProvider) to handle the creation of the tasks. His simple example just spawns off a few echo statements and pushes the results to some files. You can get these libraries from hos github account. You'll need PHP 5.3 and the PCTNL extension installed to get it working.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
native parallel job queue pctnl


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Job Posting: Red Ventures Seeks Mid/Sr Web Developer (Charlotte, NC)

Matthew Weier O'Phinney's Blog: Taming SplPriorityQueue

Job Posting: Kelly Engineering Resources Seeks PHP Developer (Irvine, CA)

Job Posting: Crave Online Seeks PHP/LAMP Developer (Los Angeles, CA)

Community News: Facebook Seeks PHP Internals Engineer


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


introduction language community code list configure release project series api threedevsandamaybe podcast developer laravel interview library application bugfix wordpress framework

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework