[maemo-users] About Process

From: Cedric Cellier rixed at happyleptic.org
Date: Thu Jul 10 09:45:48 EEST 2008
-[ Wed, Jul 09, 2008 at 01:26:28PM -0600, Denis Dimick ]----
> I'll take a wild guess here, and say that apt is using the http protocol to
> read the repository Packages lists. I also bet that the Package look-ups are
> done in some sort of parallel manner.

Yes, but I harldy believe the networking behind that is the problem.
Come on, 10 HTTP connections will not slow down the tablet :-)
But 10 scripts/programs might if not properly implemented (for instance
if they poll for some reason, or deadloop around a faulty select(),

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