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From Stas Bekman <>
Subject Re: [mp2] perl_clone takes 5 and more seconds to complete
Date Wed, 05 Nov 2003 08:52:05 GMT
Rafael Garcia-Suarez wrote:
> Stas Bekman wrote:
>>The problem is that it's not under our control. The slow part is perl_clone, 
>>which is a perl API. It's slow because it takes time to clone all the 
>>non-mutable data. Nick has been working on COW (Copy-On-Write), but from his 
>>reports it doesn't seem to give much speedup if at all.
> If I'm understanding correctly, Arthur Bergman is working on a COW overhaul
> which may make the situation better.  (We haven't seen his patch yet.)

Arthur, do you have any updates on this issue?

Stas Bekman            JAm_pH ------> Just Another mod_perl Hacker     mod_perl Guide --->

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