An ode to Erlang

Joel Reymont <>
Wed Apr 20 15:37:01 CEST 2005

> PeterL wrote:

>But the OS you run Erlang on, may have some problems with the total number
>of file descriptors (one per TCP-connection). How many file descriptors 
>is it
>possble to have on a standard Linux/FreeBSD machine with 512 MB RAM?

I think it's possible to increase the number of open descriptors per user
and per process. uname -n 10000 for example.



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