[Zope] Running ZEO on a single server -- advisable? Why?
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Sun Oct 19 14:16:33 EDT 2003
On Sun, Oct 19, 2003 at 08:51:36AM -0400, Paul Howell wrote:
> Do you run ZEO on standalone boxes? What are the advantages?
- zope restarts faster
- you can connect to zeo with another zeo client and do administrative
or debugging tasks without slowing down or interrupting your main zope
server - e.g. packing, debugging with python.
> What are the
- raw zodb performance is slower
- you must take care to protect the zeo port. A sufficiently
knowledgeable person with access to the zeo port can get
access to anything in zope regardless of security settings.
> Does it make a difference with dual processor servers?
sure, but to make good use of smp you need to keep each python process
bound to a particular processor. How to do that depends on the
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