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mtbb001_fillHistos.C
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1 /// \file
2 /// \ingroup tutorial_multicore
3 /// \notebook
4 /// Fill histograms in parallel and write them on file.
5 /// This example expresses the parallelism of the mt001_fillHistos.C tutorial
6 /// with multiprocessing techniques.
7 ///
8 /// \macro_code
9 ///
10 /// \date January 2016
11 /// \author Danilo Piparo
12 
13 // Total amount of numbers
14 const UInt_t nNumbers = 20000000U;
15 
16 // The number of workers
17 const UInt_t nThreads = 4U;
18 
19 Int_t mtbb001_fillHistos()
20 {
21  // We define our work item
22  auto workItem = [](UInt_t workerID) {
23  // One generator, file and ntuple per worker
24  TRandom3 workerRndm(workerID); // Change the seed
25  TFile f(Form("myFile_mtbb001_%u.root", workerID), "RECREATE");
26  TH1F h(Form("myHisto_%u", workerID), "The Histogram", 64, -4, 4);
27  for (UInt_t i = 0; i < nNumbers; ++i) {
28  h.Fill(workerRndm.Gaus());
29  }
30  h.Write();
31  return 0;
32  };
33 
34  // Create the pool of threads
35  ROOT::TThreadExecutor pool(nThreads);
36 
37  // Fill the pool with work
38  pool.Map(workItem, ROOT::TSeqI(nThreads));
39  return 0;
40 }
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