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Re: multiple requests to a host?

From: Lex Spoon <lex@cc.gatech.edu>
Date: Thu, 15 Jul 1999 05:00:39 +0000 (GMT)
Message-Id: <199907151501.LAA21370@smtp1.mindspring.com>
To: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
CC: lex@cc.gatech.edu (Lex Spoon), www-lib@w3.org
Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org> wrote:

> Libwww is really designed to only have one connection but - if you are
> using an HTTP/1.1 server I think you will find it likely that in fact using
> one connection is faster then using multiple connections - you may want to
> have a look at our paper on this:
> 	http://www.w3.org/Protocols/HTTP/Performance/Pipeline.html

Hmm, now that I think about what "pipelining" implies, I believe you are right!  Thanks!

Received on Thursday, 15 July 1999 11:01:43 UTC

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