[erlang-questions] stress test with tcp_server

Christian S <>
Thu Jun 28 21:57:25 CEST 2007


> Isn't there a TCP limit of 64K ports per address?  How, then, can you
> squeeze more than 65,536 connections out of TCP?

Sorry for the big ugly url but:

http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_name=d5336a4c0702130224l5a25160bx3f0a2f39fde98f79%40mail.gmail.com&forum_name=erlyaws-list

It answers:

> Can anyone tell me how can Yaws have almost 80,000 concurrent
> connections, and some "home-made" erlang servers over 110K concurrent
> connections if there are only 64,000 tcp/ip ports?



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