Light weight V. Heavy weight context switch
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Posted By:   Sriram_Sundararajan
Posted On:   Sunday, May 25, 2003 10:02 PM

hi

could any body please explain to me what is Light weight and Heavy weight context switch inside the server?
regards

sri

Re: Light weight V. Heavy weight context switch

Posted By:   Christopher_Koenigsberg  
Posted On:   Tuesday, May 27, 2003 07:33 AM

Depends what "context" means? Perhaps related to the difference between running multiple "threads" (sharing a single process "context") and running full-blown multiple "processes" (each with their own user process "context")?

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