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Re^2: A distributed design challenge

by Ovid (Cardinal)
on Jul 02, 2012 at 18:34 UTC ( #979493=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: A distributed design challenge
in thread A distributed design challenge

We considered subtracting the bidding amount from the budget when the server bids, but there are some technical reasons which make it more difficult to restore that amount if the server loses. Overspending is still possible when you have 36 boxes bidding at the exact same moment (unless one of them takes a lock on Redis, but that changes our parallel bidding to serial and kills our response times, meaning we lose bids we would want to win).

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Discipulus adds tozzetti alle mandorle to the platter on the sideboard.
Lady_Aleena was checking #cbstream and saw the big announcement.
[marioroy]: Tie::IxHash can be shared. Also similar modules. I cannot wait to post a solution sharing Tie::File and iterating among workers.
[marioroy]: Lady_Aleena Yes, will post something with all the new features. Parallel with few lines of code.
[marioroy]: Yes, will do for PM. I love PM.
Lady_Aleena ponders a meditation of her own, but it would be on a far far less important topic.
[marioroy]: I'm hoping to have a release in about a week's time.
Discipulus supermario..
marioroy MCE isn't important by any means. Just wanted to complete this task. Hobo needed more love and MCE::Shared as well. It wasn't easy at all.

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