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Re: [off-topic] Speed issues in java proxies (was servers)

From: Andrew Cooke <andrew@intertrader.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Jan 1999 04:04:19 -0500 (EST)
To: www-jigsaw@w3.org
Message-Id: <E104hke-0005fR-00@droid1.intertrader.com>

Sorry about that confused Friday-afternoon post - it would have
made a lot more sense if I had said "proxy" and not "server".

Andrew

At 12:04 PM 1/22/99 -0500, you wrote:
>
>Hi,
>
>Apologies that this is off-topic, but I hope that people on this
>list may be able to give useful advice.
>
>In Java-based servers the main bottleneck, when serving images,
>seems to be copying the data into a byte array (reading from the
>socket, although this maybe masked by streams etc) and then
>copying it out again.  Is this true for Jigsaw, or is there a
>clever way of avoiding this?  I have been looking through the 
>source and can't find anything unusual.  Has anyone any advice
>on how this should be done most efficiently?  Has anyone attempted
>to do this in C for Jigsaw, for example?
>
>Any comments would be appreciated, and apologies again for the
>rather loose connection to this list.
>
>Cheers,
>Andrew
> 
Received on Monday, 25 January 1999 04:09:58 GMT

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