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From "Dirk.vanGulik" <>
Subject Re: HTTP-ng, Anonymous and mSQL-Auth
Date Mon, 08 Jan 1996 09:07:46 GMT
> In reply to Brian Behlendorf who said
> > 
> > On Sat, 6 Jan 1996, sameer wrote:
> > > 	Is there a good reference on MT that I can look at? I don't
> > > have a very good clue on what multi-threadedness is all about.
> > 
> > Dunno either.  Who on the list has experience with writing multithreaded 
> > applications?  Should we make a public call-out for help?  I know there 
> > are platform issues too, not all OS's do threading so Apache suddenly 
> > becomes harder to port.
> I find it hard to believe though that NG will require multi-threading,
> it's an implementation tool that can aid performance, it doesn't
> provide any added functionality that can't be implemented with a
> fork and shmem although at a performance hit.

My thougds as well. I've done some playing using shmem, and have a
simple http-ng working finish for simple GET oparations.. It is the 
network which is the limit, and not the machine as such so much.


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