Brown trousers time :~

Lyle - perl at
Mon Oct 8 21:10:11 BST 2007

Andy Armstrong wrote:
> Clicks? Or hits? Are you expecting peak loads of 10,000 HTTP requests 
> / second? Just under a million hits a minute is a really huge amount 
> of traffic.
> Then you mention Win32. This is what I missed first time.
> Are you intending to write something that runs both on *nix and Win32? 
> If so that would imply that you don't have complete control over the 
> deployment environment. Is that true?
There will be 2 versions. Standard and Enterprise. Standard could end up 
anywhere, Enterprise could potentially as well, but I'm going to heavily 
recommend Linux.
I'm very interested in Perl software that is optimized to run well on 
both Windows and Linux taking advantage of both systems.


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