[development] Re: Why Drupal 4.7 is late? (long)
gerhard at killesreiter.de
Tue Jan 17 23:58:22 UTC 2006
Earl Miles wrote:
> Allie Micka wrote:
>> I know that you know this, but it helps to think of things in a cost/
>> benefit mindset. Most sites are read-heavy, so the redirect only
>> occurs on a very small percentage of requests. Even an active site
>> will see less than 1 post for every 500 views, so creating a 501th
>> request is well worth it to reap the benefits already discussed in
>> this thread.
> FYI, in my tests, the expensive part of Drupal is the bootstrapping.
That is not the bootstrap process as such, but loading and parsing all
the files, that is a general PHP issue. Two known solutions exist:
Opcode caches or split mode. :)
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