Subject: Re: increasing FD_SETSIZE to 1024 or 2048?
To: None <>
From: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
List: current-users
Date: 07/03/2000 19:53:05
In message <>Jason R Thorpe writes
>On Mon, Jul 03, 2000 at 07:30:08PM -0700, Jonathan Stone wrote:

>Actually, it's more than adqueate for just about every application I
>currently use NetBSD for (and some of these applications include "high-load
>network server").

256 fd's is not anywhere near adequate for the apps I've been working
with for the last year or so.  (Check out the Flash paper.)

More speficially, 256 fd's in named has been a real performance
problem for both for the research I do, and at my new job.