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From "Christopher K. St. John" <>
Subject Re: nbio connector
Date Tue, 08 Jan 2002 20:36:39 GMT wrote:
> I'm not very sure about nbio - most of the time there's a lot
> of complexity ( and a different programming model, etc )


> - and  the benefits seems pretty small. 

 It depends. Using NIO, you can serve static content as fast
or faster than Apache 1.3 in pure Java, which means one less
reason to use a separate front-end web server. (Of course,
performance isn't the only reason to run Apache as a front
end to Tomcat, but it seems to be perceived as the biggest

Christopher St. John

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