Number of fetcher threads for interacting with the fileshare in a filecopy collection.

Key: filecopy.num_fetchers
Type: Integer
Can be set in: collection.cfg


This option is the maximum number of fetcher threads that will run during an update of a filecopy collection. These threads will perform any operation that involves interacting with the fileshare e.g. listing files, fetching them etc.

Default Value


This value can be overridden by the gather.slowdown.threads setting if a slowdown period has been specified.

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