Re: Sun Debuts in Top 10

Mark G. Scheuern (
Sat, 24 May 1997 21:08:37 -0400 (EDT)

On Sat, 24 May 1997, John Falkenthal wrote:

> interest), and the flaky u2t perl script. We've had at least two types
> of u2t failure: the process aborts, which is easy to work around, and
> the process and the process getting a bogus reply:
> D9A3AA4F9B7B4442 30 at Fri May 23 20:38:41 1997
> U2T 14009: got TCP reply: <HTML> at Fri May 23 20:38:42 1997
> This has caused our deschall clients to apparently exit (a time out waiting for
> keys ?), which results in untold lost cycles.

I've been getting that too, and it seems like it's happening more
frequently lately. I'm also running u2t on a Sun.

> Lastly, if we had an optimized client for SPARC/Solaris - the numbers would
> be truely obscene :-)

Hey, that's something I'd like to see, too. Maybe someone there at Sun
can work on it, hmm? :)