[IAEP] [sugar] proposed addition to the Activities page templete

Morgan Collett morgan.collett at gmail.com
Thu Jul 17 11:24:36 CEST 2008

On Wed, Jul 16, 2008 at 22:40, Edward Cherlin <echerlin at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 16, 2008 at 12:17 AM, Walter Bender <walter.bender at gmail.com> wrote:
>> An example of:
>>  A is Turtle Art
>>  B is Distance
>>  C is Write
> There was a report of a test showing a fairly large number of
> simultaneous users, so I think this may become a D.
>>  D is Chat

Write will never scale as well as Chat. It's easy to understand why:
Write sends messages on every keypress, and has a complex protocol
including collision handling. It uses D-Bus methods and signals on
D-Bus tubes. Chat simply sends a line of text out at a time, using an
XMPP chatroom.


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