Hi I am setting up sites using Plone and am concerned to read some of the comments on it. Is it really that bad performance wise? I'm using CMFMember also-why is it 'apalling'?
On 9/2/05, N.Davis <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Chris Withers wrote: > > Andrew Sawyers wrote: > > > >> Did Matt indicate if he was running multiple zeo app servers? It > >> might help > >> to be spreading the load. 1,0000 writes a day is not outrageous.... > > > > > > Yes, but he's using Plone, which implies not only all of the CMF > > reindexing overhead, but also all the AT and Plone layers on top. That > > could get even worse if he's gone to town with a workflow tool or is > > using any of the truly appalling Plone addons, such as CMFMember, > > CMFForum, etc... > > > > cheers, > > > > Chris > > > > This sounds like the classic abstraction vs performance debate. In the > late 80s some people criticised C++ and OOP versus C for the same reasons. > > Might it not be better, rather than telling people not to use Plone + > add-ons for this reason, to just push for across the board performance > improvements, which means removing bottlenecks in Plone, Archetypes, > specific Products, as well as the underlying Zope/CMF ? Also some of the > products you are talking about may be somewhat immature and you know > what they say, don't do premature optimisation, do logic first, > performance tune later. > > What you describe as "appalling" might perhaps be able to be performance > tuned? > > BTW CPSSkins is another performance hit. Would you care to list the > worst culprits? ;-) > > Regards > Nick > > > _______________________________________________ > Zope maillist - Zope@zope.org > http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope > ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** > (Related lists - > http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce > http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev ) > _______________________________________________ Zope maillist - Zope@zope.org http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev )