[CentOS] slapd 100% cpu

Fri Sep 21 21:56:23 UTC 2012
Steve Thompson <smt at vgersoft.com>

On Fri, 21 Sep 2012, Craig White wrote:

> as a server, OpenLDAP resources will use RAM based upon the number of 
> entries but until you get upwards of 100,000 entries it shouldn't be of 
> any concern and CPU usage should be extremely light save the brief 
> moment of starting the daemon.

As an example, I run three OpenLDAP servers that are accessed through a 
load balancer from 400+ clients. Total CPU usage of all three servers by 
slapd averages a bit less than 2 hours per day.