On 12/18/06, James Cameron <quozl at us.netrek.org> wrote:
> 1.  the lookup is done twice, once on entry to the queue, and then again
> on entry to the game, (an optimisation would be to cache the result and
> use it on entry),

Given a local caching DNS server, this could be considered an optimisation.

> 2.  the resolver process is defunct until exit from the queue, (an
> optimisation would be to check for termination of the resolver while
> waiting on queue).

This is unfortunate.

Stephen Thorne

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