Sifter-specific mentor set configuration

You can specify the following categories of sifter-specific configuration parameters for mentor sets:
  • The engine to be used for mentor tables to be rebuilt
  • Time interval for checking the sift priority
  • Number of sift priority users per batch
  • Maximum number of mentors assigned to each user
  • Minimum ratings a user must have before becoming a mentor
  • Maximum ratings a user must have before becoming a mentor
  • Minimum transactions a user must have before becoming a mentor
  • Maximum transactions a user must have before becoming a mentor
  • How to set the mentor pool size
  • sifter sleep time for when the Lps_User_Data table sift_pri field is 0
  • Running multiple sifters
  • Number of threads to sift users
  • Recomputing (rebuilding) the mentor pool
  • Pausing the sifter during heavy database access