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    SubjectRe: 2.2.5 optimizations for web benchmarks?
    > > So are you saying that a "thread" context switch is less painful than
    > > a "process"?
    > If you are sharing the virtual memory space it means you don't take
    > a TLB flush

    If I recall correctly, the Sybase folks described this as a major win
    across many OSes. On the other hand, Apache in particular may not
    access enough memory to make a huge difference. In Sybase, the buffer
    cache is in shared memory in each process...

    -- g

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