[Bro] Bro performance issues

William Jones jones at tacc.utexas.edu
Thu Nov 3 13:27:02 PDT 2011


I will give it a try!

-----Original Message-----
From: Seth Hall [mailto:seth at icir.org] 
Sent: Thursday, November 03, 2011 2:49 PM
To: William Jones
Cc: 'Tomer Teller'; Martin Holste; bro at bro-ids.org
Subject: Re: [Bro] Bro performance issues

On Nov 3, 2011, at 3:40 PM, William Jones wrote:

> Don't you need more foo to get PF_RING to load balance  it looks like you have to bind a bro instances to a cpu?

Nope, and if you build Bro against the PF_RING libpcap wrapper BroControl automatically takes care of everything to begin load balancing.  I'm still waiting to hear back from Tomer with the output from the commands I asked him for earlier to actually figure out what's going wrong for him.


Seth Hall
International Computer Science Institute
(Bro) because everyone has a network

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