Recommended value for max-cache-size for cache-only shared hosts..

JINMEI Tatuya / 神明達哉 jinmei at
Fri Jun 1 20:11:48 UTC 2012

At Fri, 01 Jun 2012 03:27:22 -0700,
Doug Barton <dougb at> wrote:

> One thing that can help is to set the cleaning interval more
> aggressively, but that can also cause performance problems for your
> clients if you are CPU bound, so use that option with care, and monitor
> the results after a change.

cleaning interval has been effectively no-op since BIND 9.5.  Tweaking
it won't improve performance, although it shouldn't cause a bad effect

JINMEI, Tatuya
Internet Systems Consortium, Inc.

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