[tor-relays] High processor usage - just curious

teor teor2345 at gmail.com
Mon Feb 5 19:59:23 UTC 2018

On 6 Feb 2018, at 06:13, tor <tor at anondroid.com> wrote:

>> If anyone wants to disable directory document caching, they can set:
>> DirPort 0
>> DirCache 0
> This results in the following log entry:
>  ‚Äč[warn] DirCache is disabled and we are configured as a relay. This may disqualify us from becoming a guard in the future.
> ‚ÄčThat's a bit vague. What's that about?

If you have the CPU, RAM, and disk space, you should leave these settings on.

> Will disabling the DirCache affect the Guard flag (today)?

It will affect some client versions' choice of guards:

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