[Lispweb] x86 cmucl & web

mdanish@andrew.cmu.edu mdanish at andrew.cmu.edu
Thu Mar 14 22:34:53 CST 2002

On Thu, Mar 14, 2002 at 09:51:54PM -0600, Andrew Wolven wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I was wondering how well the multithreading performs on x86 cmucl for
> application servers like imho and portable allegroserve.  Is it good
> enough to use for a production web server?  Certainly imho is used in
> production somewhere, but does it use the multithreading or does it
> spawn a new cmucl instance?  (it meaning the frontend server)
> How is this handled?  (I don't currently have an x86 linux box to try
> this on.)

Currently the only stable and reliable MP in CMUCL is user-level threads.
However, it is quite usable for production work.  IMHO certainly uses
the MP package, and many people use IMHO for production work.

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