Limiting INN's NNRP connections per IP

Russ Allbery rra at
Tue Aug 27 16:39:15 UTC 2002

Matus \"fantomas\" Uhlar <uhlar at> writes:

> others answered. Now I have one question about nnrpd - can it take
> advantage of running one master and slaves? shared active table, shared
> configuration file, or at least that config is pre-processed by master
> on startup and slaves only need to talk to user?

I believe that it does initialize the storage manager and overview only
once, which can take a noticable amount of time.  I'm not sure, though;
I've not looked at it recently.

> If so, it would be proabbly not very good idea to run nnrpd from any
> sort of superserver.

Well, I'm doing so and not having any problems, but my reader load isn't
really all that high.

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