W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-html-bugzilla@w3.org > October 2010

[Bug 10801] Limit the number of iterations in the loops in the AAA

From: <bugzilla@jessica.w3.org>
Date: Thu, 14 Oct 2010 21:20:24 +0000
To: public-html-bugzilla@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1P6VDs-0002uQ-Tr@jessica.w3.org>
http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=10801

--- Comment #9 from Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com> 2010-10-14 21:20:23 UTC ---
> Henri's explanation seems adequate; perhaps Adam can add more detail.

Henri's description sounds fine.

> I think that we would like normative limits here too. I'm not sure how much
> benefit there is from picking 3/8 rather than 10/10; I would be interested to
> see timings for the algorithm with various caps before picking the exact
> values.

Based on the data presented earlier in this thread, 3/8 sounds fine.  We picked
10/10 just because 10 was a round number and let us run our AAA "stress test"
within the time allotted by the regression test harness.

-- 
Configure bugmail: http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/userprefs.cgi?tab=email
------- You are receiving this mail because: -------
You are the QA contact for the bug.
Received on Thursday, 14 October 2010 21:20:26 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Wednesday, 7 January 2015 16:30:59 UTC