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multiprocessing pool test
#!/usr/bin/env python
import multiprocessing, sys, random, time
def process_file(filename, foo, bar, baz='biz'):
print "FOO"
if random.random() < 0.5:
raise Exception("blah")
return 123
if __name__ == '__main__':
# setup code setting parameters foo, bar, and biz
psize = 4 # multiprocessing.cpu_count()*2
pool = multiprocessing.Pool(processes=psize)
a = map(lambda x: pool.apply_async(process_file, (x, 'foo', 'bar'), dict(baz='biz')), sys.argv[1:])
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