[sword-devel] New Project Idea: MozSword
Sat, 07 Sep 2002 05:21:11 +0600
> On Fri, 6 Sep 2002 email@example.com wrote:
> > _Diatheke is slow_ (especially because of using it with slow web servers).
> > Consider my future Sword Server (It will serve through TCP). (I have hope to
> > make the fist release inside two weeks...)
> I'm not sure where you're coming from with this. Perhaps you're expecting
> something other than what is actually happening or you're unclear on what
> portions of the retrieval take the longest time.
> The majority of time spent on a request is and always will be due to
> network latency. And you can't fix that.
Some guys (including me) use diatheke locally (run web server and browser on the same PC). In this case a slow web server (Apache is) causes more delay than the browser. So throwing away web server from the system would increase speed several times!
Victor Porton (firstname.lastname@example.org)