Integrating Riak

David Smith dizzyd at
Wed Nov 23 00:31:19 EST 2011

On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 4:36 PM, Andrew Berman <rexxe98 at> wrote:
> 4.  Does it make more sense to just install a riak package and use the
> erlang pb client?  Seems like it would be less efficient especially since
> these will live on the same machine.

This is the preferred way to attack this problem. Separation of the
functionality by O/S processes is appropriate and much easier to
reason about in error situations. Loopback sockets to the PBs
interface should be within a 1 ms of total request handling time.


Dave Smith
Director, Engineering
Basho Technologies, Inc.
dizzyd at

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