On Sun, May 18, 2008 at 11:44:08AM -0700, Emil Ong wrote:
> > B) resin / continuations?
> > C) resin comet / continuations?
> I'm not sure why you would want to use continuations with Resin,
> given its server-push architecture.  Continuations have nothing
> to do with Comet per se, they are just Tomcat's implementation,
> except that what Tomcat calls continuations are not.  Java doesn't
> support continuations and Tomcat's attempt at them is closer to
> SIMD programming than continuations.  SIMD is hard to get right
> as a user.  I used to work on MPI, so I know how much difficultly
> users have with the concept.

A correction: Jetty is the one doing continuations, not Tomcat.

Sorry for the mixup,


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