cvs commit: src/lib/libfetch http.c

Kelly Yancey kbyanc at
Fri Feb 18 19:26:41 GMT 2005

On Thu, 17 Feb 2005, Colin Percival wrote:

> Kelly Yancey wrote:
> >   Set TCP_NOPUSH on HTTP requests, reducing the number of round-trips
> >   necessary to establish each connection.
> Funny, I was talking to murray about this just a couple of days ago.  My
> solution, written with a view towards pipelined http, was to write the
> request into a buffer and then execute a single syscall to send the entire
> request at once; but TCP_NOPUSH is probably a better solution for now.
> Colin Percival

  Yeah, that would be a better solution long-term as it would apply to
HTTP PUT requests too (currently unimplemented).


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