clone performance of experimental new http client library.

Dominik Psenner dpsenner at
Thu Oct 20 03:36:03 CDT 2011

>Does all this mean that it is likely the new library will perform no worse
>than the old one in Mercurial 2? The point of the library was to speed
>things up right?

Comparing svn 1.6.15-neon and 1.7.0-neon (which implements HTTPv2) shows
that the 1.7 version eliminated more than half of the needed http requests
[1]. I guess there's still some speedup potential for mercurial.



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