Subject Re: [firebird-support] Dual Processor
Author Helen Borrie
At 08:43 AM 25/09/2003 -0300, you wrote:

>Apparently, it's not as bad under Linux as it is under Windows.

Actually, it hasn't been demonstrated to occur under Linux at all. All
things being equal, SMP should work properly on 1.0 and 1.5 SS for Linux.

>With FB 1.0 SS and FB 1.5 SS, there's a parameter in the configuration
>file to set the CPU affinity.

No, it only works for Windows. The misleading note in the 1.5 draft
release notes was mine - apologies.

> > We are using FB 1.0.3 - Fb 1.5 addresses a lot of the SS dual proc
> > issues ?
>FB 1.5 SS still doesn't address the SMP issue correctly

It doesn't address it at all. If you want multiple processor affinity on
Windows, you have to use Classic.