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From Manoj Kasichainula <man...@io.com>
Subject Re: sendfile vs mmap send
Date Mon, 15 May 2000 09:55:10 GMT
On Fri, May 12, 2000 at 01:18:22PM -0400, Bill Stoddard wrote:
> Just noticed that ap_send_fd (and sendfile) will not be called if
> USE_MMAP_FILE is defined, which applies to most all the Unix
> platforms. Any feel for which is better?  sendfile is definitely
> better on NT.

I seriously doubt that there's any case that mmap+write() is better in
cases where sendfile() is possible. I guess it's possible that
mod_mmap_static is better on some Unix systems than mod_file_cache,
though.


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