[tor-dev] meek-server performance improvements?

David Fifield david at bamsoftware.com
Mon Apr 25 14:41:21 UTC 2016

On Mon, Apr 25, 2016 at 06:30:03AM +0000, Yawning Angel wrote:
> On Sun, 24 Apr 2016 22:02:23 -0700
> David Fifield <david at bamsoftware.com> wrote:
> > I saw you say on IRC that you had an idea for improving the efficiency
> > of meek-server. What's your idea? The server hosting meek-azure is
> > passing 90% CPU at times.
> Hmm, you're building meek-server with Go 1.6.x right?  CloudFlare of
> all companies contributed some of the optimizations I wanted to do
> courtesy of V. Krasnov, formerly of Intel...[0]

We're using 1.6. I suspect (but I am not sure) that most of the CPU is
used by TLS handshakes. I thought of trying to get an ECDSA cert to see
if it goes faster than the current RSA cert.

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