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Ruby’s Multithreading: On Processes and Threads

By Peter Cooper / September 30, 2007

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Manuel Holtgrewe presents Ruby's Multithreading: On Processes and Threads, a great look at the processes (pun intended) involved with Ruby's threading system and the difference between kernel level threads and pure user level threads. He then makes an argument why a process oriented system for division of labor can make more sense than a thread oriented one.

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