[ZWeb] DISCUSS: Wiki subscription slowness
Sat, 6 Apr 2002 00:48:24 +0100
Personally, I find the wiki's are still too hard to quickly find what I want
in them. I would much prefer to use a weblog (Squishdot?) for this
purpose... That is how we appear to be using the wiki's anyway (Most of the
Just my $0.02
The difficulty of tactical maneuvering consists in turning the devious into
the direct, and misfortune into gain.
- Sun Tzu
----- Original Message -----
From: "Paul Everitt" <email@example.com>
Sent: Friday, April 05, 2002 3:59 PM
Subject: [ZWeb] DISCUSS: Wiki subscription slowness
> Howdy. Yesterday I tried to do some major authoring on www.zope.org in
> Wiki sites. I got absolutely fed up with how long it was taking to save
> Wiki pages and wondered what in the hades was wrong. The load average
> on the machines wasn't that high and the memory consumption was
> surprisingly low.
> Later Tres came over and told me the culprit: on every save to a Wiki
> page, an SMTP socket connection is made for everybody that wants a
> I hadn't realized that it was done this way. Clearly this doesn't
> scale, and has already hit the wall.
> Three courses of action:
> 1) Turn off notification until it can be reimplemented.
> 2) Stop authoring in Wikis.
> 3) Move the Wiki authoring for new.zope.org requirements (nzo) over to
> Zope-web maillist - Zopefirstname.lastname@example.org