dnsperf and BIND memory consumption

Dmitry Rybin kirgudu at corbina.net
Thu Dec 18 13:15:14 UTC 2008

JINMEI Tatuya / 神明達哉 wrote:
> At Mon, 15 Dec 2008 09:53:23 +0300,
> Dmitry Rybin <rybin_d at post.ru> wrote:
>> Thank's to JINMEI Tatuya for support.
>> I have over 40 views, defined in named.conf, max-memory for cache -
>> 32Mb. Named daemon allocate over 2 Gb per 24 hours of work.
> Each view has a separate cache DB.  So if each of these 40 views
> really needs to cache a certain amount of data, a footprint of 2GB is
> not a surprising situation, even with a 32MB of max-cache-size for
> each view.

OK. I Just limit max-cache-size 16MB.
16MB * 50 views = over 800 MB of memory.

How much total memory bind can accrue?


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