[sf-perl] scalars leaked

David Fetter david at fetter.org
Tue Apr 26 13:09:48 PDT 2011

Have you considered clusterssh?

On Tue, Apr 26, 2011 at 12:21:53PM -0700, David Alban wrote:
> i'm using ssh to gather data from up to hundreds of servers.  before
> threads, i forked and exec'd and communicated the results back to the
> parent via tmp files (performance wasn't an issue).  what threads (and
> "forks" a la mr. friedman's suggestion) buy me is simplicity.  i
> suppose i could look into some of the ipc modules, but geez, threads
> (forks) make things simple.
> On Tue, Apr 26, 2011 at 11:50 AM, Quinn Weaver <quinn at fairpath.com> wrote:
> > I agree with the recommendation to upgrade Perl, but, if that's a
> > policy decision that you can't change, could do what you want using
> > processes instead of threads?
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