getting to yaws, devpoll

Hal Snyder <>
Thu Jul 4 19:53:25 CEST 2002

Joe Armstrong <> writes:

> If you are doing [yaws] benchmarks then the following question is
> very interesting.


> 3) Measure the throughput as you massivly overload the system.
>    (say the page rate is 1000 pages/sec)
>    Subject the system to 10000 requests/sec.

I wonder, wouldn't this situation be helped by kernel polling?

Per Bergqvist was working on a patch, but - I don't see devpoll
stuff in a recent snapshot (otp_src_P9_2002-06-30).

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