[rt-users] Purging OLD requests...

Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH allbery at ece.cmu.edu
Thu Oct 26 10:05:38 EDT 2000

On Thursday, October 26, 2000 09:43 -0400, Lawrence Lee 
<llee at mail.ivillage.com> wrote:
| JOC, what kind of hardware are you running on? (i'm guessing the real
| slowdown would come more from the number of simultaneous transactions
| (users pegging away at the db) rather than the absolute number of
| transcations...)

SPARC Ultra 5, Solaris 2.6.

MySQL gets severe indigestion if there are too many simultaneous updates. 
I have some serialization in front of the RT mail queues to try to avoid 
this, but I'm hoping to migrate to a different database engine for RT2. 
Aside from that, well, indexes are your friends.

brandon s. allbery     [os/2][linux][solaris][japh]    allbery at kf8nh.apk.net
system administrator        [WAY too many hats]          allbery at ece.cmu.edu
electrical and computer engineering                                    KF8NH
carnegie mellon university      ["better check the oblivious first" -ke6sls]

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