[typo] Slow spam checking makes Baby Jesus cry

Piers Cawley pdcawley at bofh.org.uk
Sun Aug 20 20:08:09 EDT 2006

Piers Cawley <pdcawley at bofh.org.uk> writes:

> Piers Cawley <pdcawley at bofh.org.uk> writes:
>> The catch is, IPSocket.getaddress, which is what we use for DNS
>> lookups, appears to be be a blocking call, which with the nature of
>> Ruby threads, means it'll *still* hold up processing during the
>> lookup.
>> Thoughts?
> Hmm... resolv.rb may be our friend. And (bonus points!) it's in the
> standard library.

And, following further work on using threads, I'd just like to say
that threading is weird and is currently doing my head in. Background
classification sort of works, but only very approximately.

Piers Cawley <pdcawley at bofh.org.uk>

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