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From Paul Querna <c...@force-elite.com>
Subject Re: Puzzling News
Date Tue, 01 Mar 2005 07:03:54 GMT
William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
> At 03:17 PM 2/28/2005, Paul A. Houle wrote:
> 
>>On Mon, 28 Feb 2005 21:09:55 +0000, Wayne S. Frazee <wfrazee@wynweb.net>  
>>wrote:
>>
>>We've got production instances of Apache 2 running on Linux and Solaris,   
>>all of which are running PHP on prefork.
>>
>>Honestly,  I don't see a huge advantage in going to worker.  On Linux  
>>performance is about the same as prefork,  although I haven't done  
>>benchmarking on Solaris.
> 
> 
> Oh boy - you don't know *what* you are missing :)  Threads on
> Linux barely differ from distinct processes, while on Solaris
> they are truly lightweight.

Well.. thats true for LinuxThreads.. but NPTL is a different and better
story. (Requires newer glibc and a 2.6 kernel)



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