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    SubjectRe: Preparations for ZD's upcoming Apache/Linux benchmark
    On 8 Jun 1999, Linus Torvalds wrote:
    > However, the things is that web performance obviously _is_ important to
    > a lot of people, and it's really hard to benchmark slow connections and
    > lossy networks etc which is what most real-life uses are. So webbench
    > is kind of a "default choice" - it's a bad benchmark of real-life
    > behaviour, but there isn't anything else out there.

    i know i sound like a broken record sometimes, but i've read a good paper
    that describes a benchmark that might do the right thing in terms of
    mimicing high-latency low-bandwidth networks:

    http://www.cs.rice.edu/CS/Systems/Web-measurement/paper/paper.html

    - Chuck Lever
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    personal: <chucklever@netscape.net> or <cel@monkey.org>

    The Linux Scalability project:
    http://www.citi.umich.edu/projects/linux-scalability/


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