Subject: Re: increasing FD_SETSIZE to 1024 or 2048?
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
List: current-users
Date: 07/04/2000 12:17:48
In message <>Todd Vi
erling writes
>On Mon, 3 Jul 2000, Jonathan Stone wrote:

>Those are your apps, which have every right in the world to change
>FD_SETSIZE at its own whim.  The standards say that you could, if you want,
>make it 1048576!

named is not "my app".

>What you need to show to make this argument is a reasonable place in
>NetBSD-supplied binaries where this would be anything but a performance

How about you offer to start *reading* the argument, and drop the strawmen?
And how quatntitative an argument do you expect?
(how quantitativbe do you think the choice of 256 was?)