So, lets say there were a new computer system "A Gibson".
What sort of machine are we looking at here?
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U2: Performance doesn’t scale. While shell scripts have
acceptable performance in a single-core setting, they’re not
tuned for multicore machines and clusters of nodes
In the past there were quite a lot of parallel shell tools, they are still available if you look for them.
Oh... My... God...
This paper is giving me nightmares.
I agree that we shouldn't replace the shell, but now I'm just thinking of all the "improvements" people would come up with.
Software engineer, systems programmer.
Like making code go really fast. (Assembler since '86)
Computers made out of unobtanium.
A bunch of technomancers in the fediverse. Keep it fairly clean please. This arcology is for all who wash up upon it's digital shore.