[Stackless] Google Application Engine Thread on Stackless

Christian Tismer tismer at stackless.com
Sat Mar 28 22:38:56 CET 2009


On 3/28/09 8:53 PM, Rana Biswas wrote:
>
>     I don't get it:
>
>     What exactly makes you ask this question?
>
>     How do you get the idea that a database might be of any help?
>
>
> Well I was referring to the example of WS-BPEL where time span is is so
> huge (in days or weeks), I guess storing the state in a DB would be a
> better option IMHO.
>
> I agree with Andrew when he said, pickling can be compared to swap
> operation of OS.
>
> And yes, as others have pointed out these needs to tested properly to
> figure out time taken for serialization and de-serialization and compare
> it with  DB read and write, specially when load is high and data size is
> large.

I see. Thanks a lot!

ciao - chris

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