Django Potential Fork Bomb

Shakti Kumar shakti.shrivastava13 at
Thu May 9 04:51:15 EDT 2019

On Thu, 9 May 2019 at 10:27, dieter <dieter at> wrote:
> Shakti Kumar <shakti.shrivastava13 at> writes:
> > ...
> > I suspect django spawned too many child processes, and consecutively I ran
> > out of resources on my dev server. How can I prevent this from happening?
> > And I am not able to understand why django should spawn (if it indeed is
> > spawning) incrementing processes with each query from the GUI.
> I suspect the GUI to be the culprit. You have not told us what
> kind of GUI this is: is it the (standard) GUI which comes with "Django"
> (and runs in your browser)?

Yes the standard GUI shipped with Django.

> In this case, you might get
> better answers when you describe your problem in a specialize "Django"
> list.

Any leads for some groups?

Thanks a lot,

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