Subject: Re: Patches to COM.C for FIFO_LEVEL
To: Chris G. Demetriou <cgd@postgres.Berkeley.EDU>
From: Robert Shady <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/23/1994 17:16:35
> (1) have you considered using a table to do this?  it'd make the code
> 	a lot prettier.

I have, and that was how the original code was, but I figured that the
lookup time on a table wasn't worth it.  Although, I have come up with 
another way of doing it now, maybe I will try that tonight.

> (2) all of these log() calls are just going to increase the number of silo
> 	overflows you get -- i've found that one log() generally
> 	causes a cascade of overflows, on a high-speed line...

Good point, I will remove that when I change the code tonight as well.