On Tue November 19 2013 23:01:37 Mark Robert Vaughan Murray wrote: > > rand_harvestq > Take a look at random(4) - sysctls to turn off harvesting are documented > there.
Thanks! Turning off software interrupt collection brings the cpu usage next to nothing. > That is quite a busy harvestq - could you please give me some more details > of what that box is and what it was doing at the time (numbers would be > good!) The box is a home firewall with pf/altq. HZ=1000, despite poor hardware. It's alix2c3. Uses polling and a long, bloated pf.conf. Also, scrubs packets a bit. I'd be glad to attach more detail, but what do you ask for? Also, can text attachments be put here? For posterity's sake, better not to link to them. cheers, -sh -- xmpp:stha...@jabster.pl sip:stha...@misaki.pl _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"