Brown trousers time :~
nigel at turbo10.com
Tue Oct 9 16:47:39 BST 2007
> If all this webserver is going to do is handle these clicks I would still bet
> on a lightweight perl http listener with all the click handling code build
> into it.
Sounds good to me too. I'd also suggest storing all the incoming clicks in
RAM and then drawing them down to disk - potentially on a different
When you get to 10,000 hits/per second consider using memcached as a
distributed queue but in the meantime a MySQL heap/RAM table should scale
up some of the way.
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