KernelObject

KernelObject[n,name,]

represents a kernel available for parallel computing.

Details

  • Kernel objects represent running kernels on a local or remote computer system.
  • Kernel objects are created with LaunchKernels and terminated with CloseKernels.

Examples

open allclose all

Basic Examples  (1)

Applications  (2)

Close all kernels:

Launch copies of the previously running kernels:

Close a particular kernel:

Properties & Relations  (1)

The output form of a kernel object indicates its $KernelID:

Possible Issues  (1)

Kernel ID values are not necessarily contiguous:

Introduced in 2008
 (7.0)