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I was just wondering why my #Friendica server was so damn slow, then remembered that I kept the logging on with the highest verbosity, which basically writes all incoming data into the log plus more diagnostic data. So it will increase disk IO to at least 200%, I think even more.

So !Friendica Admins turn off logging if not needed, this will make your server faster.

Edit: Either set it to "Notice" or "Warning", warning logs a bit more, but not much data.

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I recommend the level 'warning' to get errors and warnings (e.g. failed login attempts*). That level isn't producing a lot of log entries but you still get the bad stuff. 😀

*) for example if you want to secure the login with fail2ban
"Notice" should be okay as well.
@Steffen K9 🐰 yes, of course, logging is on, but on second lowest level.