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# File:
# Author: VItalii Vanovschi
# Desc: This program demonstrates parallel computations with pp module
# It calculates the sum of prime numbers below a given integer in parallel
# Parallel Python Software:

import math, sys, time
import pp

def isprime(n):
    """Returns True if n is prime and False otherwise"""
    if not isinstance(n, int):
        raise TypeError("argument passed to is_prime is not of 'int' type")
    if n < 2:
        return False
    if n == 2:
        return True
    max = int(math.ceil(math.sqrt(n)))
    i = 2
    while i <= max:
        if n % i == 0:
            return False
        i += 1
    return True

def sum_primes(n):
    """Calculates sum of all primes below given integer n"""
    return sum([x for x in xrange(2,n) if isprime(x)])

print """Usage: python [ncpus]
    [ncpus] - the number of workers to run in parallel, 
    if omitted it will be set to the number of processors in the system

# tuple of all parallel python servers to connect with
ppservers = ()
#ppservers = ("",)

if len(sys.argv) > 1:
    ncpus = int(sys.argv[1])
    # Creates jobserver with ncpus workers
    job_server = pp.Server(ncpus, ppservers=ppservers)
    # Creates jobserver with automatically detected number of workers
    job_server = pp.Server(ppservers=ppservers)

print "Starting pp with", job_server.get_ncpus(), "workers"

# Submit a job of calulating sum_primes(100) for execution. 
# sum_primes - the function
# (100,) - tuple with arguments for sum_primes
# (isprime,) - tuple with functions on which function sum_primes depends
# ("math",) - tuple with module names which must be imported before sum_primes execution
# Execution starts as soon as one of the workers will become available
job1 = job_server.submit(sum_primes, (100,), (isprime,), ("math",))

# Retrieves the result calculated by job1
# The value of job1() is the same as sum_primes(100)
# If the job has not been finished yet, execution will wait here until result is available
result = job1()

print "Sum of primes below 100 is", result

start_time = time.time()

# The following submits 8 jobs and then retrieves the results
inputs = (100000, 100100, 100200, 100300, 100400, 100500, 100600, 100700)
jobs = [(input, job_server.submit(sum_primes,(input,), (isprime,), ("math",))) for input in inputs]
for input, job in jobs:
    print "Sum of primes below", input, "is", job()

print "Time elapsed: ", time.time() - start_time, "s"