Ok sounds like its not worth it than. Right if binds load is such U need both
cpus it may be time to get another dns server.

Or maybe migrate to TinyDNS

Opps I said the "T" word hehe

-matt

--- James Bourne wrote:

> When you compile BIND make sure you supply the --enable-threads option.
>
> Also make sure you have an SMP kernel running. If Linux: cat /proc/cpuinfo.
>
> j.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: bind-users-bounce@isc.org [mailto:bind-users-bounce@isc.org] On Behalf
> Of Planet X Mail
> Sent: Sunday, 2 January 2005 5:51 AM
> To: bind-users@isc.org
> Subject: Multiple CPUs not working
>
> Hello All,
>
> I read a while back about someone having problems getting named to recognize
> their DUAL CPU's ( or more ).
>
> I too am having the same problem in that logs say named started with 1 CPU
> when
> I in fact have 2 CPUS ( Xeons ).
>
> I tried the -n 2 option but still says 1 cpu being used. In docs it says it
> will try to auto-detect your CPU environment and add them occordingly so
> using
> -n 2 would not work as it should have worked auto-magically.
>
> Anyone get this to work with multiple CPUs?
>
> TIA,
> -matt
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