Re: InfoWorld web server shootout

Dave Wreski (
Tue, 8 Jul 1997 11:17:23 -0400 (EDT)

> > Actually it was a dual PPro 200 with 256M of RAM (unfortunately, the SMP
> > support in 2.0.x wasn't stable enough to allow them to complete the tests
> > with both processors in use).
> Fortunately as SMP is not generally a win for web servers.

Why is this? Because of the overhead with creating the network resources,
for such a short-lived connection?