[erlang-questions] use of sendfile
Thu Nov 8 17:58:54 CET 2007
On Thu, 8 Nov 2007, Torbjorn Tornkvist wrote:
> I just wrote a minimal sendfile linked-in driver. I compared the
> performance with a yaws server but didn't see any difference in
> performance. Is that expected ?
Sendfile is most useful when your working set is larger than RAM, because
it deals better with disk latency and buffer sharing between disk and
network code in the kernel.
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