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RE: solaris2.6 threads
At 01:57 PM 5/17/00 -0500, Vinod Nair wrote:
>Does using the GNU pth (via pthreads) also require any rebuild
>of the Berkeley DB2 backend against the new library ?
No. Berkeley DB2 is "thread free".
>Also, what kind of performance difference can one expect to see
>with the non-premptive threads ? Is it likely to be much worse ?
On a single CPU system, slapd might actually run faster using
non-preemptive threads. On a multiple CPU system, non-preemptive
will only ever use one CPU and hence is likely to be slower
than if preemptive threads were used. Your mileage may vary.