> On the host (running standard RH apache rpm), httperf maxed out at 520
> requests/second. On the UML (with the supplied httpd from the pristine
> fs), httperf gave me a max output of 180 req/s.
This doesn't surprise me too much. The single best thing you can do for
performance right now is to mount tmpfs on /tmp both on the host and inside
There will be more performance improvements coming later.