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    Klaus Enevoldsen wrote:

    This means that every time a program is doing something that could be done concurrently one should always start different threads (unless all threads depends on the same resources e.g. IO)

    Not quite. There is some overhead in spawning a thread so doing it for short lived tasks may be inefficient. Also, creating too many threads may degrade performance.