[ILUG] Bigger pipes...
paulj at itg.ie
Wed Apr 25 18:04:14 IST 2001
On Wed, 25 Apr 2001, Paul Jakma wrote:
> > takes 20secs of CPU time. Doing them together takes 40secs,
> > while, in theory, the I/O and CPU could happen in parallel, giving
> > a run time of 20secs.
> hmm... usually i'd defer to your wisdom kenn, but in this case i can
> not see how you think that you can reduce 20secs for reading, 20secs
> for gzipping to less than 20+20secs.
just to be clearer and avoid obvious retorts:
...i do not see how you think you can get extra parallelism beyond any
you are getting already...
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