Linux threading model
Avishkar Autar · Dec 18 2010 · Linux
Like many (I’m guessing) I was under the assumption that processes incurred a higher cost on performance compared to threads. On Linux, at least, this appears to not be the case,
More details in the comment on stackoverflow.
Linux uses a 1-1 threading model, with (to the kernel) no distinction between processes and threads — everything is simply a runnable task…