[Bro-Dev] [Bro-Commits] [git/bro] master: Switching default DS compression to gzip. (da34266)

Matthias Vallentin vallentin at icir.org
Sat May 26 06:25:46 PDT 2012

> That's right, but gzip compresses better. Compression runs in a
> separate thread, so CPU load shouldn't matter that much (I hope).

That makes sense, theoretically. I could see it working if the cores
are not too oversubscribed. As I lost track of how many threads Bro
currently spawns with logging and input framework, I have no clue how
this looks like in practice; crossing my fingers...


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