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syslog-ng Open Source Edition


Chapter 17. Multithreading and scaling in syslog-ng OSE

Starting with version 3.3, syslog-ng OSE can process sources and destinations in multithreaded mode to scale to multiple CPUs or cores for increased performance. Starting with version 3.6, this multithreaded mode is the default.