[Mono-list] Mod-mono-server using too much CPU, running too many times

Gonzalo Paniagua Javier gonzalo.reply.to.the.list.iam.subscribed@ximian.com
Mon, 04 Oct 2004 06:08:28 +0200

On Fri, 2004-10-01 at 23:02, Joshua Tauberer wrote:

> Then I thought that the scan for changes might be faster if Mono did not
> have to iterate through the contents of directories.  It has to do this
> if there's a wildcard in the mask, but if the mask is just a filename,
> as is (always?) the case for caching, checking whether that file exists
> directly might be faster.  So, I have it always check with File.Exists
> for the file, and only if that fails does it use 
> Directory.GetFileSystemEntries.  If there are wildcards, File.Exists 
> should, I think, always return false, so that's fine, but I haven't 
> tested it.

Yes, we should do this when there are no wildcards. Can you file a bug
report? (no test case needed, just a reminder ;-).