[OSM-dev] History API Server

Frederik Ramm frederik at remote.org
Wed Dec 9 21:27:27 GMT 2009


Tom Hughes wrote:
> You may not mind that it takes 15 minutes to answer your query but the 
> problem is that long query times like that probably won't scale because 
> if an average query takes 15 minutes then the server (assuming that 
> we're talking an I/O bound process) can only handle four queries per 
> hour before it starts running into the ground.

One could always try to make the user interface so awkward that only 4 
people per hour manage to put in a request ;-)


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