[nsd-users] Question about "server-count" config option

Anand Buddhdev anandb at ripe.net
Fri Dec 30 14:20:34 UTC 2011

On 30/12/2011 15:02, Gavin Brown wrote:

> Hi there,
> I have a question about the "server-count" option. nsd.conf(5) simply
> states that it tells NSD to "start this many NSD servers", with no
> further commentary.
> Is there a situation where this value would ever be anything other than
> 1? Should it equal the number of available CPU cores?

Hi Gavin,

Yes, the usual practice is to set this value to the number of cores


Anand Buddhdev

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