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From: Al Boldi <a1426z@gawab.com>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [RFC][PATCH 6/6] automatic tuning applied to some kernel components
Date: Wed, 14 Feb 2007 16:56:43 +0300	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <200702141656.43301.a1426z@gawab.com> (raw)

ebiederm wrote:
> At a quick glance max_threads and max_files appear even more to be
> DOS limits and not tunables and even less applicable to needing any
> tuning at all.  My gut feel is at worst these values may need a little
> better boot time defaults but otherwise they the should be good.

Autotuning max_threads and max_files by using some sort of rate-limiter could 
possibly be more useful than any kind of fixed default.


Thanks!

--
Al


             reply	other threads:[~2007-02-14 14:08 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-02-14 13:56 Al Boldi [this message]
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2007-01-16  6:15 [RFC][PATCH 0/6] Automatice kernel tunables (AKT) Nadia.Derbey
2007-01-16  6:15 ` [RFC][PATCH 6/6] automatic tuning applied to some kernel components Nadia.Derbey
2007-01-22 19:56   ` Andrew Morton
2007-01-23 14:40     ` Nadia Derbey
2007-02-07 21:18       ` Eric W. Biederman
2007-02-09 12:27         ` Nadia Derbey
2007-02-09 18:35           ` Eric W. Biederman
2007-02-13  9:06             ` Nadia Derbey
2007-02-13 10:10               ` Eric W. Biederman
2007-02-15  7:07                 ` Nadia Derbey
2007-02-15  7:49                   ` Eric W. Biederman
2007-02-15  8:25                     ` Nadia Derbey

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