[wp-hackers] Posting still slow

Matt Mullenweg m at mullenweg.com
Wed Aug 31 03:50:09 GMT 2005

Robert Deaton wrote:
> A couple people also noted that it looks like some pings are still
> being sent before the page is output. Perhaps an implicit buffer flush
> before we start the pingbacks and trackbacks would guarantee that the
> page shows up before the pings are sent.

I just removed a buffer flush that seems to have been causing posting 

> A few other noticable problems that would make it slow still is
> enabling gzip compression. Since it waits until everything is finished
> and then compresses, even pingbacks and trackbacks have to be sent.
> Perhaps disabling gzip compression in the admin section would also
> speed things up considerably.

We already do for the built-in compression, I believe, but we can't do 
anything about mod_gzip without adding a .htaccess that may or may not work.

Matt Mullenweg
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