Subject: Re: pthread_create() and more than 1 CPU
To: None <>
From: =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Stefan_Kr=FCger?= <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/02/2004 20:53:31
Michael Graff wrote:
> [...]
> Would it Really Break anything if I applied this patch?  It will make it so a 
> process by default uses ncpu for its maximum concurrency, which really seems 
> more in line with every other OS out there.  Other than Solaris, of course, 
> where pthread_setconcurrency() must be called to set the limit up to ncpu.  I 
> suppose we could implement that as well, but I'd rather see libpthread do 
> what most people expect -- use ncpu by default.
> --Michael
at least xmms and bmp hang after a short while w/ PHTREAD_CONCURRENCY 
higher than 1 :-(