How to increase number of threads per process?

John Lenton jlenton at
Wed Jul 14 05:14:43 CEST 2004

On 13 Jul 2004 19:27:21 -0700, Ronan Viernes <ronan.viernes at> wrote:
> Hi Steve,
> Thanks for the info. Unfortunately, adding the sleep to my previous
> example (modified version below) did not alter the results. Please
> take note that I am using thread library (and not threading). The
> sample code below is simplified version of our system and of course
> each of the thread has other tasks to do rather than staying idle in
> there.
> What really puzzles me now is, if I change the environment (OS and
> Python Versions) accordingly it will give different results. This made
> me believe that it is somewhat 'configurable'.

as far as I know, it's the way your glibc is compiled that makes the difference.

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