BSD vs Linux Threads

Cody Holland cholland at
Thu Dec 1 12:36:31 PST 2005

Well in the past it was stated that on a MySQL server installed using
Linux threads was faster than using the native BSD threads.  I'm in the
process of building a new MySQL 5 server with FreeBSD 5.4 and was
wanting to know if using the Linux threads was still faster.


> On Thu, Dec 01, 2005 at 02:14:05PM -0600, Cody Holland wrote:
> > Ok, I know this has come up before but I cannot find any good 
> > documentation on BSD vs Linux threads using 5.4 or 6.0.  This will 
> > basically be for a multi-processor mysql 5 server.  What are your 
> > recommendations?
> What are your questions? :)
> Kris

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