[Lazarus] GUI development for web UI

Marcos Douglas md at delfire.net
Wed Dec 1 18:02:26 CET 2010

2010/12/1  <michael.vancanneyt at wisa.be>:
> On Wed, 1 Dec 2010, Marcos Douglas wrote:
>> On Wed, Dec 1, 2010 at 1:05 PM, <michael.vancanneyt at wisa.be> wrote:
>>> [snip]
>>> It never could. There is 1 connection, and all requests go through this
>>> connection.
>>> A week (or maybe 2) ago, I sent you a private mail about using select()
>>> on the connection handle.  This or the use of threads could be used
>>> to handle multiple connections.  Maybe look it up and reply :-)
>> ExtPascal uses threads to handle multiple connections. I remember you
>> don't accept this way, right? BTW, what is there wrong if ExtPascal
>> uses threads?
> I accept using threads, but not the way ExtPascal does it. Threads should be
> optional. In extpascal, the thread is equal to the session: if you have many
> sessions, the application will create as many threads as there are sessions.
> Under normal circumstances you would have a fixed (or limited) thread pool,
> and each request is  handled by a free thread in the pool. So requests of
> a session can (and will) be handled by different threads.
> In ExtPascal, it is impossible to separate the thread from the session.
> This has the advantage of being simple, but doesn't scale, and creates
> unneeded dependencies between different parts of the software.

I understood.
So, the fpWeb works with threads (pool) if I need them?

Marcos Douglas

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