On Fri, 25 Aug 2006, Srinivas JONNALAGADDA wrote:

> On Fri, 2006-08-25 at 14:33 +0900, ara.t.howard / noaa.gov wrote:
>> i think this is just illustraing reason 42 why i prefer Kernel.fork to
>> Thread.new  - the only real way to return memory to the os is to exit! ;-)
>
> And why Apache with pre-fork is good for long-running applications :-)

amen!


fork + drb takes it every time ;-)

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