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From Brian Candler <>
Subject Re: OT: performance FUD
Date Thu, 01 Dec 2005 09:36:14 GMT
On Wed, Nov 30, 2005 at 02:58:00PM -0600, William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
> fork() is *painfully* slow on the darwin kernel, I haven't tested but can't
> imagine that threading isn't a huge win here.


One preforked worker process can handle thousands of requests. Apache
doesn't have to fork for each one.

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