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A value larger than or equal to the number of primary segments means that each slice in a query plan will get its own thread when dispatching to the segments. A value of 0 indicates that the dispatcher should use a single thread when dispatching all query plan slices to a segment. Lower values will use more threads, which utilizes more resources on the master. Typically, the default does not need to be changed unless there is a known throughput performance problem.
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