[CentOS] Any way to reduce CPU use of OpenSSH?

Mogens Kjaer mk at crc.dk
Fri Dec 12 08:04:02 UTC 2008

Steve Snyder wrote:
> On my CentOS v5.2 server (dual Pentium4) the OpenSSH daemon stands out 
> as being the most CPU-intensive of the applications running, It's used 
> 176 minutes of CPU time in the last 2 days alone.

Do you have any rsync jobs running at night time doing backup via


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