thomas at xs4all.net
Wed Mar 19 11:29:36 CET 2003
On Tue, Mar 18, 2003 at 07:39:43PM -0500, Jp Calderone wrote:
> I've looked at this module several times over the years. It seems to have
> been in a perpetual state of undocumented brokeness.
> Has anyone used it successfully? If so, how? In particular, I would like
> to reduce the number of allowed open files.
>>> resource.setrlimit(resource.RLIMIT_OFILE, (10, 10))
>>> files = 
>>> for i in range(15): files.append(open("/etc/passwd"))
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "<stdin>", line 1, in ?
IOError: [Errno 24] Too many open files: '/etc/passwd'
I've used it a few times, and it's used in the test suite (regrtest.py
raises the soft stacklimit on Darwin.)
Thomas Wouters <thomas at xs4all.net>
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