maximum number of threads

William Heymann kosh at aesaeion.com
Wed Jan 10 15:43:45 CET 2007


On Wednesday 10 January 2007 7:11 am, Felipe Almeida Lessa wrote:
> ---
> $ python test.py
> 50
> 100
> 150
> 200
> 250
> 300
> 350
> Exception raised: can't start new thread
>
> Biggest number of threads: 382
> ---
>
> The test.py script is attached.

So you know I tried this on ubuntu edgy 64bit edition on a dual 2218 opteron 
system with 8G of ram and I got

<lots of output>
Exception raised: can't start new thread
Biggest number of threads: 32274



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