FreeBSD Scaling on 6.2-RELEASE?

Petri Helenius pete at
Sun Feb 25 18:59:14 UTC 2007

Francisco Reyes wrote:
> Petri Helenius writes:
>> The point in threading is that different threads can execute 
>> simultaneously on multiple CPU's.
> What combination of FreeBSD+Mysql will have multiple threads run by 
> different CPUs?
> In the few SMP FreeBSD + Mysql setups (mysql 4.X) that I have at work 
> I only see mysql in one cpu as reported by top.
Since 5.3 and later that should work by default if you install mysql 
from the ports.


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