[Mongrel] mongrel tuning with httperf - suspicious results

Alexey Verkhovsky alexey.verkhovsky at gmail.com
Fri Jun 29 12:03:45 EDT 2007

On 6/29/07, Mike Roeder <mcroeder at gmail.com> wrote:
> Anecdotally, the site 'feels' snappy, but testing it with httperf reveals what appears to
> be terrible throughput.

What's surprising? 700 msec response time would feel snappy, it's
sub-second, after all. Of course, it's too long if you are looking for
> 10 req/sec throughput.

As an aside, you should use bigger num-calls value, opening 20
simultaneous connections and issuing one call on each doesn't usually
tell you much.


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