Question about threads

Erik Torlen duja at
Tue Jun 24 21:04:46 CEST 2008

Im running 32bit. But I think that I have succeded creating more then 
238 threads before on another system with the same setup.

Anyway, 64bit might be the thing to have...

If I want to have Debian, is it AMD64 version that I should go for? (OT)

/ E

Poul-Henning Kamp skrev:
> In message <485FF79B.4050808 at>, Erik Torlen writes:
>> I still have the same problem :(
>> The threads are created up to 238 where they are stopped, even if I set 
>> threads_max = 1000 and threads_pools = 2 (or 3).
>> I also tested the tips and decreased the stack sixe to 512 and increased 
>> overflow_max to 10000% .
>> Any idea what could be wrong?
> Are you running on a 32bit or 64bit system ?
> On a 32bit system you may simply be running out of address-space...

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