On Sun, 3 Sep 2000, Stephen C. Tweedie wrote:
> > it ends up running into the system file descriptor limits which makes
> > the system unusable for anything but the web server process. FreeBSD
> > does it differenly. Files can be mmaped and do not count towards the
> > limit.
FreeBSD unmaps upon close(). Which is a bogus behaviour. If you want them
unmapped - call munmap() explicitly.
> Then increase the system-wide limit in /proc/sys/fs/file-max (just
> echo a new value there).
Depends on what he really wants...
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to email@example.com
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/
This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Thu Sep 07 2000 - 21:00:16 EST