[R-sig-hpc] undesired forking from either doMC, foreach or multicore
jayemerson at gmail.com
Fri Jan 7 14:36:31 CET 2011
We've been using foreach/doMC on a very similar machine for 6-8 months
now (but not plyr) and I don't think we've ever seen this. However, I
know plyr depends on itertools and iterators, and iterators suggests
foreach, so I wonder if this is a problem relating to the use of plyr
within the body of a foreach loop?
It would be curious to try the same code with doSNOW.
John W. Emerson (Jay)
Associate Professor of Statistics
Department of Statistics
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