[tor-relays] Tor Exit Relay CPU Usage Running at 100% for 1 MB/s on FreeBSD
neel at neelc.org
Tue Mar 12 02:10:48 UTC 2019
Hi tor-relays@ mailing list,
I have set up two exit relays on a FreeBSD 12.0 dedicated server:
Looking at my top stats, I get CPU usage of 100% most of the time
(meaning 95% of the time) on both instances pushing around ~1 MB/s with
The server is a HP Blade server and has a single Intel Xeon L5520 CPU
with 16GB of RAM.
Tor is configured to have 150 Mbps per instance, with a total of two
Why am I getting this abnormal CPU usage? What's the solution? I don't
want to use Linux but can use another *BSD or Solaris/Illumos if I must.
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