[tor-relays] Multi-core Support

teor teor2345 at gmail.com
Tue Jun 2 16:43:52 UTC 2015

> Thomas White:
> Have there been any updated ETAs concerning the development/support
> of multi-core for the core tor workloads? If not, is there anything
> in particular that I could do to speed the process up? Scaling the
> capabilities of the Tor process would be a huge relief and help for
> my upcoming project so I am keen to push it through should it be
> possible to bring up the priority list. t T
> On 1.6.15 9:11, Tor-Admin wrote:
> I have to agree with that, multicore support is really important and
> should be on the top of the priority list.
> On Tue, 02 Jun 2015 11:13:13 -0400
> 12xBTM <12xbtm at gmail.com> wrote:
> Improving multi-core support can allow users to saturate high bandwidth
> connections with cheaper processors, less setup, and just more efficient
> deployment of high-capacity nodes in general. Improving multi-core
> support should be a major priority.
> Date: Tue, 2 Jun 2015 20:31:56 +0500
> From: Roman Mamedov <rm at romanrm.net>
> Sure but I doubt anyone contests that it's better to have multicore support,
> than to not have it. However that work doesn't get automatically done.

The work is currently listed in Trac in:


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