Re: Oracle's Internet File System

From: Tony Finch (
Date: Tue Jan 02 2001 - 14:28:39 PST

Jim Whitehead <> wrote:
>HTTP/DAV requires fewer round trips than CIFS to read a file; compare
>a single GET (1 round trip) to the three round trips in this figure
>( -- the
>second through sixth messages can be batched together using the AndX

But HTTP connection setup takes another round trip. Fortunately the
cost can be amortized, but only if you keep the connection busy.


"If I didn't see it with my own eyes I would never have believed it!"

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