On Mon, 30 Jun 2008 10:48:25 -0400 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > Actually, I decided to run vmstat this morning for a little while > after turning off Zope, and during the couple of minutes I had it > going, the number of processes running (as indicated by the leftmost > column of vmstat's output) was at 0 for all but one line worth of > output, so I would guess that vmstat's not including itself in the > number of processes there. Even so, though, your assessment about how > saturated the CPU is is of course still valid, which leads me to a > follow-up question: by default, can a multi-threaded app use both > cores? Or would I need to have two instances of the process running > (Zope is apparently able to handle multiple instances running > reasonably well) in order to have it fully utilize the CPU?
You need to run ZEO if you want to make use of multiple CPUs in Zope. Here's a small HOWTO. It's for gentoo, but easily adaptable to FreeBSD: http://gentoo-wiki.com/HOWTO_ZEO/Zope_and_Plone Good luck optimizing the Beast! ;-) > Alex Kirk -cpghost. -- Cordula's Web. http://www.cordula.ws/ _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"