More parallel benchmarking
This weekend I played with the Microsoft ParallelFx CTP's samples, adapting and running them on current Mono ParallelFx implementation. I'm going to show you two of them and the results. I used the same computer than previously for running the samples.
ParallelFX @ Zurich
Tomorrow I will attend GSoC Jam at Google office in Zurich. Looking forward to meet a cool bunch of people :) .
I think I pretty much arrived to the point where my work is starting to get useful. With yesterday basic Tasks implementation and today Parallel.For work I was able to run a parallelized version of Luke's C# RayTracer. There was already a version using ParallelFx in the CTP samples but I preferred to made my custom, simpler one :
Bulk of changes for DBus-Explorer
Long time I hadn't hacked on DBus-Explorer but as a exam stress killer I brought together all the piece I had already randomly coded. This resulted in a number of appreciable improvements that were long overdue like :
Report for GSoC first two weeks
Even though GSoC coding period started two weeks ago, I totally forgot to blog about it so here it is.