Re: [dev] dmenu_path rewrite in C

From: Elmo Todurov <>
Date: Wed, 19 May 2010 13:14:38 +0300

On 05/19/2010 01:13 PM, Troels Henriksen wrote:
> I'm wondering, would it speed up the program if the script spawned
> a background process for every entry in $PATH? I imagine quite a lot of
> the runtime is spent waiting for I/O, so simple threading would be a
> win. That said, I don't think I've ever tried parallelising a shell script.

Sounds plausible. I'll try it when I get time.

Elmo Todurov
Received on Wed May 19 2010 - 10:14:38 UTC

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