[PATCH] DNS cache for Konqueror/KIO

Andreas Hartmetz ahartmetz at gmail.com
Fri Jun 27 20:14:56 BST 2008

On Wednesday 25 June 2008 20:04:02 Roland Harnau wrote:
> 2008/6/23, Andreas Hartmetz <ahartmetz at gmail.com>:
> > Did you consider making the name cache even more central like kded or
> > kdeinit? That should give us more cache hits in some cases.
> My first try to integrate the resolver into KIO was via a standalone DBus
> service, i.e. I wrote a DBus adapter with "delayed reply". The result was
> completely disappointing because of  high latency. Besides, I doubt the
> session bus is apt  to handle the slave storm usually triggered by
> Konqueror. So I think a kded module is out of the question. The location in
> the application's address space is of course not forced, but allows fast
> name resolution without much additional  complexity.

OK. Putting the cache into klauncher might still make sense, if it keeps a 
connection to the slaves somehow that is. David?
Anyhow, feel free to ignore that possibility for now. One cache per process is 
a nice improvement already :)

Flint Paper is insane. I really respect that.

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