[zeromq-dev] Fwd: Re: New Python bindings

Brian Granger ellisonbg at gmail.com
Mon Feb 15 19:08:36 CET 2010


> Tachnically, there's not much difference. It's more of philosophical issue.
> Say 0MQ C API as well as BSD socket API is pretty neat because the
> developers haven't changed the signatures because every little performance
> tweak in the implementation. If you fail to do so, you'll end up with
> functions with many obscure and hard-to-grasp parameters and the learning
> curve of the product as a whole will be much steeper.
>
> Handling performance tweaks via socket options is nice because it allows 99%
> of users to simply ignore it. Professionals can still use them though.

Yes, I guess this is really a performance tweak that most folks don't
need to know about.  I will
have it a socket option.

Cheers,

Brian


-- 
Brian E. Granger, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Physics
Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo
bgranger at calpoly.edu
ellisonbg at gmail.com



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