Forum .LRN Q&A: Re: Help Needed in Setting up .LRN to Scale

Posted by Peter Alberer on
<blockquote>Now that I've got the rewritten portal system working >within OpenACS, my next two goals will be:

When looking in the cvs repository i found two different portal packages. Is the rewritten portal system the "portal" package in the /contrib directory? I currently use the new-portal package from the dotlrn repository. Is this the current solution?

<blockquote>2. Maximum caching of portal information.  In particular >parameters to portlets very, very rarely change and all >the database operations to set the render call up can be >cached more-or-less permanently

what i found difficult to deal with are portlets that use ns_query... to directly get some kind of user input (like the calendar list view). Do you have ideas how to get caching to work with those portlets?