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simplescalemapfold.ml
``````(**************************************************************************)
(* Sample use of Parmap, a simple library to perform Map computations on  *)
(* a multi-core                                                           *)
(*                                                                        *)
(*  Author(s):  Roberto Di Cosmo                                          *)
(*                                                                        *)
(*  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    *)
(**************************************************************************)

open Parmap

let initsegm n = let rec aux acc = function 0 -> acc | n -> aux (n::acc) (n-1) in aux [] n
;;

let compute p =
let r=ref 1 in
for i = 1 to 80000 do
r:= !r+(p*p)-(p*(p-1))
done;
!r
;;

let scale_test iter nprocmin nprocmax =
Printf.eprintf "Testing scalability with %d iterations on %d*2 to %d*2 cores\n" iter nprocmin nprocmax;
let l = initsegm 20000 in
let cl,tseq =
let d=Unix.gettimeofday() in
let l' = List.fold_right (+) (List.map compute l) 0
in l',(Unix.gettimeofday() -. d)
in
Printf.eprintf "Sequential execution takes %f seconds\n" tseq;
for i = nprocmin to nprocmax do
let tot=ref 0.0 in
for j=1 to iter do
let d=Unix.gettimeofday() in
let cl'=parmapfold ~ncores:(i*2) ~chunksize:100 compute (L l) (+) 0 (+) in
tot:=!tot+.(Unix.gettimeofday()-.d);
if cl<>cl' then Printf.eprintf "Parmap failure: result mismatch\n"
done;
let speedup=tseq /. (!tot /. (float iter)) in
Printf.eprintf "Speedup with %d cores (average on %d iterations): %f (tseq=%f, tpar=%f)\n" (i*2) iter speedup tseq (!tot /. (float iter))
done
;;

scale_test 2 1 10;;

``````