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

Doug Brown's Blog: Review: PHP Job Hunter's Handbook

Justin Carmony's Blog: PHP Workers with Redis & Solo

Job Posting: Oslo University College Seeks Teacher in Web Programming (Oslo, Norway)

Matt Wilkin's Blog: Yahoo Job Interview Questions (and Answers) Parts 1 & 2

Job Posting: FireScope Seeks Experienced Web Application Developer/Manager (Dallas, TX)


Community Events





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


laravel voicesoftheelephpant package tips install language series list opinion deployment podcast community api symfony framework interview introduction library release bugfix

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