Re: Looking for pointers

> >I would say that the choice of caching server directly affects the machine
> >that you need to use. The CERN server is a forking server and with any
> >significant traffic will destroy all but the fastest machine.
> I think the new Netscape proxy server is a threaded implementation so
> will probably outperform the CERN server at busy sites where the forking
> overhead really starts to be noticed ....

The Purveyor server for Windows NT (Process Software Inc) is also a
proxy server using a threaded model. 

How many different proxy server implementations are there?  Anyone 
know of any more?


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Received on Tuesday, 18 April 1995 01:59:44 UTC