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Thread Scheduling (Multiple CPU)

Armita Bansal
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Joined: Aug 21, 2001
Posts: 8
Can I schedule threads on Multiple CPU. Is it OS Dependant or will atleast my JVM take care of it. (I am using a SUN JVM).
If this is possible, please lemme know how.. or atleast where i can start searching..
Thanks a zillion!!!
-armi.
Peter den Haan
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Joined: Apr 20, 2000
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Ordinary Java threads will use multiple CPUs in most JVM implementations, provided the JVM uses native threads instead of "green" threads.
- Peter
Armita Bansal
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Joined: Aug 21, 2001
Posts: 8
thanks peter.. but can i force a thread scheduling if i want to specifically want my thread to run on a particular CPU?
 
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