Subject RE: [ib-support] Multi-processor support with Linux?
Author Leyne, Sean (Ext. 225)
Daniel and David,

> > If so, how does one set processor 'affinity' with Linux?
> Through Firebird's configuration file(Linux and Windows).

The CPU_AFFINITY config setting **only works on Win32**.

Generally speaking, the SMP support/problems have been reported under
Win32 as a result of the Windows thread/process scheduler design. The
SMP issues are not as prevalent under *nix.

Sean Leyne

Want to support Firebird development?
Become a member of the FirebirdSQL Foundation!