[web-devel] Caching the System time

Bryan O'Sullivan bos at serpentine.com
Sat Aug 6 18:24:15 CEST 2011

On Sat, Aug 6, 2011 at 9:18 AM, Gregory Collins <greg at gregorycollins.net>wrote:

> FWIW: we don't cache the system time because it's slow to *get* it -- we
> cache it because it's slow to turn it into a text string (for HTTP
> responses, logging, etc). It still may be a stupid thing to do, but it
> benchmarked faster when I wrote it.

Ah - thanks for the clarification.
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