Fine-grained locking for UNIX domain sockets: patch updated

Steven Hartland killing at
Sat Feb 24 18:22:03 UTC 2007

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Robert Watson" <rwatson at>

> I understand that Kris is preparing a summary to post to the lists in the next 
> couple of days.  The thrust of the work has been an investigation of MySQL on 
> an 8-core system, and in particular, how to improve FreeBSD scalability with 
> an increase in concurrency.  The preliminary results have been quite 
> impressive and show extremely competitive performance when compared with 
> another mainstream open source OS.  But I won't steal their thunder, and 
> instead encourage you to look out for the posting. :-)

Exciting stuff look forward to seeing this as that's just
what we are looking to put into production an 8 way mysql


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