High performance IO on non-blocking sockets

Troels Walsted Hansen troels at thule.no
Sat Mar 15 13:53:16 CET 2003

Jeremy Hylton wrote:
> On Fri, 2003-03-14 at 05:42, Troels Walsted Hansen wrote:
>>All these three approaches have faults. #1 will cause memory fragmentation
>>by allocating len(data) strings (in an unlikely worst case, recv() returns 1
>>byte for each recv()).
> What's the expected case?  

Well... I guess that really depends on the speed of the network and the 
CPU, as well as the interval between calls to recv().

Troels Walsted Hansen

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