[Development] epoll event dispatcher

Konstantin Tokarev annulen at yandex.ru
Sun Aug 11 18:57:53 CEST 2013

> On 08/09/2013 01:39 AM, Oswald Buddenhagen wrote:
>> another consideration is that it is utterly unlikely that the event
>> loop's ability to efficiently process hundreds of sockets is of any
>> relevance to qt.
> FWIW, I use Qt on a server and expect to be able to use many sockets. It
> is built with glib there, which defers this whole conversation to
> whatever glib does, which AFAICT is poll(). My use of Qt eventing
> facilities is minimal. Only QSocketNotifier and QTimer. Not even
> QTcpSocket. I hope this means I can support thousands of sockets
> efficiently?

You are going into the right direction. Just get rid of QSocketNotifier, and
you will be able to handle thousands of sockets efficiently.


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