[Unbound-users] RHEL 5 and Unbound

Hayward, Bruce Bruce.Hayward at mtsallstream.com
Tue Oct 19 19:40:40 UTC 2010

Thanks, I have already used that page on optimizing

For my own compile I have been using:

./configure --prefix=/opt/unbound --with-libs=/usr/local/lib
--libexecdir=/opt/unbound/lib --sysconfdir=/var/unbound/etc
--sharedstatedir=/var/unbound --localstatedir=/var/unbound
--with-run-dir=/var/unbound --with-chroot-dir=/var/unbound
--with-pidfile=/var/unbound/run/unbound.pid --with-username=unbound
--with-openssl=/lib64 --without-pthreads --without-solaris-threads

Is the default --enable-debug?


Bruce Hayward, MTS Allstream Inc., (p) 204-958-1983 (e)
bruce.hayward at mtsallstream.com 

-----Original Message-----
From: Paul Wouters [mailto:paul at xelerance.com] 
Sent: October 19, 2010 2:02 PM
To: Hayward, Bruce
Cc: unbound-users at unbound.net
Subject: Re: [Unbound-users] RHEL 5 and Unbound

On Tue, 19 Oct 2010, Hayward, Bruce wrote:

> Does anyone have a unbound.conf with reasonable QPS on a RHEL 5X
> that I can see?

Note that the EPEL builds for unbound use --enable-debug, which might
make it slower.
I am not sure how big the impact is. The stock unbound.conf is also not
using most of your memory for a dedicated nameserver, so you might want
to tweak the
stock config file. For some hints, see:



Is it really necessary to print this email?
MTS ALLSTREAM INC. CONFIDENTIALITY WARNING: This email message is confidential and intended only for the named recipient(s).  If you are not the intended recipient, or an agent responsible for delivering it to the intended recipient, or if this message has been sent to you in error, you are hereby notified that any review, use, dissemination, distribution or copying of this message or its contents is strictly prohibited.   If you have received this message in error, please notify the sender immediately and delete the original message.  If there is an agreement attached with this message, such agreement will not be binding until it is signed by all parties named therein.

More information about the Unbound-users mailing list