> This has generated an outcry - many developers and even users don't
want to see
> m0n0wall using anything else but PHP. A few possible candidates for
> were mentioned (Python, Ruby, Perl, ...), but apparently most people
> see things stay the way they are now.
The problem as i see it (as a non programmer) is that PHP is not very
good at making a multithreaded deamon, but could a generic deamon not be
made in c++ (or something else good for that job), and then this deamon
spawns PHP scripts as it's "business logic".
It should be possible to make a very generic deamon having some sort of
queuing to keep everything i sync or not in synch, as requested by the