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Re^4: pipe fork win32

by ikegami (Pope)
on Aug 27, 2012 at 15:34 UTC ( #990007=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^3: pipe fork win32
in thread pipe fork win32

For performance reasons, Perl's buffer was changed from 4K to 8K in 5.14.0. It was also made configurable at build time at the same time.

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Re^5: pipe fork win32
by BrowserUk (Pope) on Aug 27, 2012 at 16:03 UTC


    Unfortunately, it means it is now sub-optimal for all purposes. Too small for best throughput on block IO devices, and too big for streaming and communications.

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