1. Cheng Soon Ong
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pythongrid / example_multiproc.py

#!/usr/bin/env python

# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
# the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
# (at your option) any later version.
# Written (W) 2008 Christian Widmer
# Copyright (C) 2008 Max-Planck-Society

import sys
import getopt
from pythongrid import KybJob, Usage
from pythongrid import process_jobs, submit_jobs, collect_jobs, get_status
import time

#needs to be imported, such that module name can be referred to explicitly
import example

def makeJobs():
    Creates a list of Jobs.
    inputvec = [[20], [30], [40], [50]]
    print 'print computing the factorials of %s' % str(inputvec)
    j1 = KybJob(example.computeFactorial, inputvec[0])


    # One needs to use the full identifier
    # such that the module name is explicit.
    jobs.append(KybJob(example.computeFactorial, inputvec[1]))
    jobs.append(KybJob(example.computeFactorial, inputvec[2]))
    jobs.append(KybJob(example.computeFactorial, inputvec[3]))

    return jobs

def runExample():
    print "====================================="
    print "======= Local Multithreading ========"
    print "====================================="
    print ""
    print ""

    print "generating fuction jobs"

    functionJobs = makeJobs()

    print "output ret field in each job before multithreaded computation"
    for (i, job) in enumerate(functionJobs):
        print "Job #", i, "- ret: ", job.ret

    print ""
    print "executing jobs on local machine"
    print ""

    processedFunctionJobs = process_jobs(functionJobs, local=True, maxNumThreads=2)

    print "ret fields AFTER execution on local machine"
    for (i, job) in enumerate(processedFunctionJobs):
        print "Job #", i, "- ret: ", job.ret

def computeFactorial(n):
    computes factorial of n
    for i in xrange(n):

    return ret

def main(argv=None):
    if argv is None:
        argv = sys.argv

            opts, args = getopt.getopt(argv[1:], "h", ["help"])

        except getopt.error, msg:
            raise Usage(msg)

    except Usage, err:
        print >>sys.stderr, err.msg
        print >>sys.stderr, "for help use --help"

        return 2

if __name__ == "__main__":