[MapProxy] Re: Are requests to a TMS source multithreaded?

Oliver Tonnhofer olt at omniscale.de
Wed Dec 28 06:57:43 EST 2011

On 23.12.2011, at 22:17, John Taranu wrote:
> Are the individual tile requests to a TMS source layer handled sequentially or in parallel through multithreading?

In parallel. It will use multiple threads(*) if a WMS request to MapProxy requires more than 1 tile from a source.

* or green threads when running with eventlet.

>  The “concurrent_tile_creators” and “concurrent_requests” config lines only seem to be valid for WMS/Mapnik sources, and don’t seem to make a difference for TMS sources.

concurrent_tile_creators works with TMS, concurrent_requests not.


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