Subject: Re: Low number of semaphores affects mod_python
To: Lloyd Parkes <>
From: Bill Stouder-Studenmund <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 09/08/2007 14:47:05
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On Sat, Sep 08, 2007 at 03:47:25PM +1200, Lloyd Parkes wrote:
> Hi all,
> I've just found out that the default configuration of mod_python with =20
> Apache 2.2 won't run on NetBSD 4.0. The problem is that mod_python =20
> creates a bunch of semaphores and then croaks when it can't create =20
> enough semaphores.
> I know several ways to fix this, so now my problem is working out =20
> which category to file the PR under. I could file it under 'pkg' =20
> because mod_python uses too many semaphores, or I could file it under =20
> 'kern' because the default kernel has only ten semaphores, which =20
> really isn't very many.

File two. One for kern for the low number, one for pkgsrc for not coping=20
with a low number. :-)

Take care,


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