Subject Re: [ib-support] Multi-processor support with Linux?
Author Daniel Rail

At March 12, 2003, 17:50, Leyne, Sean (Ext. 225) wrote:

> 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.

Thanks for clearing that up Sean. I've been working on Windows for
too long, or the cold weather is starting to get to me.

Best regards,
Daniel Rail
Senior System Engineer
ACCRA Group Inc. (
ACCRA Med Software Inc. (