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From William T <dietbud...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Why people not using mod_perl
Date Sat, 24 Oct 2009 16:09:18 GMT
On Fri, Oct 23, 2009 at 4:06 PM, Ihnen, David <dihnen@amazon.com> wrote:
>
> But I'm very interested to know at what point (if any) a site/app grows too
> large or too complex for mod_perl and what defines that turning point.
> Could Amazon run on mod_perl for example?

To me mod_perl is just a platform like most other web stacks.  As such
ANY webapp written with ANY webstack that is designed and built for
efficient horizontal scaling can be used.  Take into account how to
make the best use of a CDN, how to distribute database  load (probably
by partioning).

-wjt

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