dns cache performance

JINMEI Tatuya / 神明達哉 Jinmei_Tatuya at isc.org
Tue Dec 16 19:42:47 UTC 2008

At Tue, 16 Dec 2008 21:23:51 +0200,
Sener ATAS <sener.atas at boun.edu.tr> wrote:

> I  use BIND 9.5.0-P2 on my FreeBSD 6.4 machine as a cache server.
> My server has 1 gb ram and 1.4 ghz cpu. I want to improve respone time. 
> Is it possible with configure bind with "--enable-threads" options?

It's *possible*, but threads won't help improve response performance
for a single processor machine.

I'd recommend you upgrade to 9.5.1 (currently rc1).  That's the
easiest and most effective way to improve overall performance for
caching servers.

JINMEI, Tatuya
Internet Systems Consortium, Inc.

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