Subject: Re: connect() speed
To: Darren Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Frank van der Linden <email@example.com>
Date: 03/07/2001 15:24:39
On Wed, Mar 07, 2001 at 09:41:35PM +1100, Darren Reed wrote:
> For a web server, the appropriate system call to benchmark is accept,
> not connect, unless I'm mistaken ? Is hbench using two different
> machines to measure this ? Otherwise, how do know if you're doing
> a connect from A to A which half the delay is really in ?
Charles already pointed out that the calls to inpcb_lookup_port
come from inpcbbind, often due to the implicit bind that is
done when doing a connect(). So yes, my webserver comment doesn't
really apply. However, this still remains a waste of CPU cycles,
and should be improved.
Frank van der Linden firstname.lastname@example.org
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