bind performance woes on solaris
DougB at dougbarton.net
Mon Jan 20 23:12:33 UTC 2003
Christoph Weber-Fahr wrote:
> I'm looking for some input on Bind performance numbers on Solaris.
My experience is that solaris is good for stability, not for speed.
> Background: we've been running various Bind versions on Solaris and
> using a number of different hardware setups, but apparently we
> now hit the wall at ~500 requests per second each
You just answered your own question.
> - on modern Intel Hardware with FreeBSD Bind 8 or 9 should both
> get several thousand requests per second
This is the configuration I use currently, and my numbers for BIND 8
match what you quote. BIND 9 is slower.
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