Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Pathologically Eclectic Rubbish Lister

comment on

( #3333=superdoc: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??
Ok, technically you are right, that is good answer to my question.
Usually in my case messages are small and "rare".
i.e. there is on master process, which receives messages from child processes. And select() loop in master process. But when master determines that there is the message from some child, it tries to read full message, without trying to multiplex between two childs and reading message from both at time.
So, after select() told filehandle is readable, I read whole message from child, and during that process do not select() other handles. Child process (tries) to write whole message at once and does not do heavy job in between. It's also a pipe, i.e. on localhost.
Even if there is 100 children, and they do actual heavy job, and send 100-bytes message to master once a second, it's just 100 messages perl second.
That approach of course, is not good when you're writing thing like http proxy (like nginx) with slow clients, when multiplexing between clients directly affects performance.
So for things like http proxies (like nginx) there should be more complicated solution.

In reply to Re^2: sysread/syswrite wrappers (select) by vsespb
in thread sysread/syswrite wrappers by vsespb

Use:  <p> text here (a paragraph) </p>
and:  <code> code here </code>
to format your post; it's "PerlMonks-approved HTML":

  • Are you posting in the right place? Check out Where do I post X? to know for sure.
  • Posts may use any of the Perl Monks Approved HTML tags. Currently these include the following:
    <code> <a> <b> <big> <blockquote> <br /> <dd> <dl> <dt> <em> <font> <h1> <h2> <h3> <h4> <h5> <h6> <hr /> <i> <li> <nbsp> <ol> <p> <small> <strike> <strong> <sub> <sup> <table> <td> <th> <tr> <tt> <u> <ul>
  • Snippets of code should be wrapped in <code> tags not <pre> tags. In fact, <pre> tags should generally be avoided. If they must be used, extreme care should be taken to ensure that their contents do not have long lines (<70 chars), in order to prevent horizontal scrolling (and possible janitor intervention).
  • Want more info? How to link or How to display code and escape characters are good places to start.
Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Domain Nodelet?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others studying the Monastery: (2)
As of 2023-01-28 19:07 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    No recent polls found