How Riak Handle Request?

Christopher Meiklejohn christopher.meiklejohn at
Mon Apr 17 13:36:16 EDT 2017

On Sat, Apr 15, 2017 at 2:16 PM, Jing Liu <jingliu.cs at> wrote:
> Hi, I'm learning Riak. I'm wondering that if this is the case that on
> each physical node, a single process is reading the connection,
> decoding the buffer, spawning a new process to process the request and
> then be able to handle next request from client?

Hi Jing,

Depending on what you're looking it, it might be handled differently.
Typically, a process pool is used to handle incoming requests, but
processing of the request itself is handled by several processes that
operate concurrently.

What specific operation are you referring to?


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