Re: Does squid eat much of CPU?

From: David J Woolley <>
Date: Wed, 21 Apr 1999 15:41:02 +0100

> Is there the limitation of the squid process about maximum concurrent
> usage?

This is set by the number of file descriptors, but what I actually
meant was that squid will use persistent connections to a server and
only send one request at a time to that server. (It might not be
quite that simple - it might allow a few at once.) Browsers may also
serialsize requests to Lynx.

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