Re: static library to sockets on localhost
On Sep 16, 10:21 am, call_me_anything <sgiitne...@gmail.com> wrote:
We had a library linked dynamically in our 32 bit mode.
Now due to capacity issues, we are planning to move on to 64 bit but
the library is still 32 bit and
we cannot make it 64 bit without a mammoth effort.
Isn't it sufficient to just recompile it?
So we decided to use IPC via sockets such that the library calls are
run on a 32 bit machine while
our application runs on a 64 bit machine.
But that is slowing down the things by a factor of say 100.
Is this expected ?
It might be. It depends on a lot of things. Most of which are
system dependent: under Unix, for example, you should ensure
that you are using Unix domain sockets, and not TCP. You'd best
ask in a group specific to your OS.
James Kanze (GABI Software) email:firstname.lastname@example.org
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