Which MySQL version best to use and with/without linux threads?

Freddie Cash fcash-ml at sd73.bc.ca
Mon Oct 3 09:16:53 PDT 2005

On October 1, 2005 09:17 am, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 01, 2005 at 04:31:45PM +0200, Bj?rn K?nig wrote:
> > Freddie Cash wrote:
> > >Scott Long and Kris Kenneway ran various benchmarks back in the
> > > early 5.x days comparing MySQL 4 compiled with LinuxThreads,
> > > libc_r, libkse (the default threading library on 5.x and 6.x),
> > > and libthr.  In almost all cases, libkse was just as faster or
> > > faster than LinuxThreads.

> > Do you have a reference? I couldn't reproduce this conclusion.

> I suspect it was Robert Watson, not me (or my strangely-named cousin

I know I read a nice long e-mail on this subject back in the 5.2.1 -> 
5.3 days.  But now I can't find the message in my message store or in 
archives.  I'll keep searching though.

I know a bunch of benchmarks were done with MySQL and libc_r, libthr, 
libkse, and LinuxThreads.
Freddie Cash, CCNT CCLP        Helpdesk / Network Support Tech.
School District 73             (250) 377-HELP [377-4357]
fcash-ml at sd73.bc.ca

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