urllib2 slow for multiple requests

Tomas Svarovsky svarovsky.tomas at gmail.com
Thu May 14 12:10:51 CEST 2009


On May 14, 11:57 am, "Richard Brodie" <R.Bro... at rl.ac.uk> wrote:
> "cgoldberg" <cgoldb... at gmail.com> wrote in message
>
> news:9ae58862-1cb2-4981-ae6a-0428c7684feb at z5g2000vba.googlegroups.com...
>
> > you aren't doing a read(), so technically you are just connecting to
> > the web server and sending the request but never reading the content
> > back from the socket.
>
> > But that is not the problem you are describing...
>
> It might be, if the local server doesn't scale well enough to handle
> 100 concurrent requests.

This is a good point, but then it would manifest regardless of the
language used AFAIK. And this is not the case, ruby and php
implementations are working quite fine.

Thanks for reply



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