[Spread-users] Spread daemon -8 and -11 errors

George Schlossnagle george at omniti.com
Wed Dec 24 05:11:46 EST 2003

On Dec 24, 2003, at 2:43 AM, Chetan Gadgil wrote:

> Ideally, the flow control should be done by the spread library itself.
> If the messages are pushed at a much higher rate than they are pulled,
> the "push" operation (SP_multicast) can become progressively more and
> more expensive in terms of time. i.e. it will take progressively more
> time to return from the call. (This can be made "intelligent" and
> configurable - per group, type of message etc.)
> In any case, killing the receiver seems un-intuitive. If at all, you
> should kill the sender.

But it's the receiver that is being slow.  There are potentially many 
receivers and many senders - you should kill the culprit.


// George Schlossnagle
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