IOCP / C10K
coderman at gmail.com
Wed Mar 7 17:50:46 UTC 2007
On 3/7/07, Toby Douglass <toby.douglass at summerblue.net> wrote:
> That means fitting IOCP into libevent.
> This may be impossible.
it is possible, just a pain in the ass. (hint: similar
behavioral/idiom issues affected the java non-blocking / event based
socket i/o which was delayed repeatedly out to 1.5 thanks in large
part to the same kind of momentum/architectural differences.
perhaps i can take a stab at this in the not soon future. i had to
implement a thread pool based event dispatch for a udp stack with
similar issues. (it won't be very friendly to integrate, mostly using
the c++ i'd written as a refresher to guide re-implementation in
libevent and adjust Tor to use updated API.
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