Re: Process Creation Speed

From: Andi Kleen
Date: Mon Apr 19 2004 - 10:44:48 EST

"Stephan T. Lavavej" <stl@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
> I changed my measurement strategy, and I now get about 110 microseconds for
> creation and termination of a do-nothing process (fork() followed by
> execve()). Statically linking everything gave a significant speedup, which
> allowed me to reach that value. This was on a 2.6.x kernel. 110
> microseconds is well within my "doesn't suck" range, so I'm happy - CGI will
> be fast enough for my needs, and I can always turn to FastCGI later if
> necessary.

This just means is too slow for you. Perhaps you should complain
to the glibc people about that?


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