[ic] Does the choice of localhost improve IC speed?

Markus Braasch mb@nmmn.com
Wed, 25 Oct 2000 15:55:18 +0200

I could imagine this depends on the speed of the DNS lookup for 
www.mysite.com. It should help to put your domain in the /etc/hosts file for 
testing purposes. Or maybe you can use a faster DNS server (local caching) ...

Did you try to specify the IP address instead?

On Wed, 25 Oct 2000, you wrote:
> I have a query that I have not seen here. I have always set up IC using
> the Apache host name of www.mysite.com. I was wondering if anyone knows
> of any reason that this might cause problems, especially with speed or
> importing & uploading large files to the products directory. Also the
> Debian version of MySQL that I use sets up localhost automatically when
> it installs and there seems to be problems accessing the tables there
> for updating them.