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Multiprocessing in Ruby - a Good Alternative to Threads?

Parallel computing is a cure for performance issues. It allows to do several things at once, which sounds great in the context of background jobs. Inspired by Python’s multiprocessing module I began to think about the parallelism in Ruby. Of course, there are several ways to get closer, but in this post I’ll try to focus on the `Process` module. But before we start, I recommend that you quickly remind the differences between a process and a thread.
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