[thelist] Link security and performance

Bill Moseley moseley at hank.org
Fri Feb 5 13:43:36 CST 2010

On Fri, Feb 5, 2010 at 10:38 AM, Judah McAuley <judah at wiredotter.com> wrote:

> I think you are making unwarranted assumptions about the cost of
> certain behaviors. That's known as premature optimization.

Thanks.  That's the normal approach we have taken.  It's been a bit more
work trying to retro-fit in caching since it's not been part of the initial
design.  It's a trick finding good balance.  Don't want to think too much
about optimization up front, but also don't want to be sloppy.

> Code it right, first, so it is logically correct and works. Then find
> the true bottlenecks and fix them.

That's kind of the stage we are at. ;)


Bill Moseley
moseley at hank.org

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