[zeromq-dev] Context ioThreads

Pieter Hintjens ph at imatix.com
Tue Aug 23 18:17:06 CEST 2011

On Tue, Aug 23, 2011 at 6:12 PM, Chuck Remes <cremes.devlist at mac.com> wrote:

> I am getting good performance using 1 as the parameter to zmq_initm but I am
> only using one socket. What are the benefits and/or downside to raising this
> number? Do I raise it for multiple sockets using the context?
> A good rule of thumb is 1 I/O thread for every gigabit per second of data
> you need to send plus receive.

That's a nice rule of thumb.


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