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Re: Request for comments on new project

From: Dave Seff <dseff(at)not-real.advisen.com>
Date: Wed Jan 05 2005 - 23:56:15 GMT
I noticed by the reply that I cannot attach the tarballs. You can all
get them at 

ftp://hercules.advisen.com/

files are swishd.tar.gz and cluster_mgr.tar.gz

-Dave


On Wed, 2005-01-05 at 18:48, Dave Seff wrote:
> On Wed, 2005-01-05 at 18:32, Bill Moseley wrote:
> > Hi Dave,
> > 
> > On Wed, Jan 05, 2005 at 03:24:38PM -0800, Dave Seff wrote:
> > > 
> > > I have developed and client/server daemon that integrates with swish-e.
> > > It is written in C and is very buggy and breaks easily, but it's a
> > > start.
> > 
> > Are connections created for every request, or does the client (or
> > manager) maintain persistent connection with swishd?
> > 
> > Is any caching done on the swishd -- so if you ask for the same query
> > you can avoid searching the index again?  Might be helpful for viewing
> > "next" and "previous" pages.
> > 
> > Is swishd a single process?  That is, does it only process one request
> > at a time?  Or does it fork to process requests?
> > 
> > Have you looked at SWISHED at http://swishewiki.org/ ?  It uses
> > mod_perl for the server side.
> > 
> > > I have tarballs for submission but I don't know who to send them to.
> > > Like I said, It's buggy and breaks a lot. So any suggestions and patches
> > > are welcome. I am releasing it under the GPL. 
> > 
> > Can you make it available some place?  Do you have any example code?
> 
> I have looked at SWISHED. The one thin I wanted to avoid is apache.
> Swishd uses persistant connections and forks with each new connection.
> It doesn't not do any cacheing although I don't see any reason why it
> shouldn't have it. 
> 
> I have attached the src tarballs. If this list cannot handle them I can
> make them available on an FTP server. 
> 
> -Dave
-- 
Dave Seff <dseff@advisen.com>
Advisen Ltd.
Received on Wed Jan 5 15:56:16 2005