Re: FDs & linux again.

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Mon, 11 Jan 1999 22:13:38 +0100

Pawel Pierscionek wrote:

> No matter if I use select or pool I have problems like unable to fork
> messages.

First of all poll is not implemented in 2.0.35. It will be (or is) in
Linux 2.2, if your libc has a proper kernel call for it.

> This is what squid says before I kill it :
> comm_poll: poll failure: (12) Cannot allocate memory

You are probably running out of memory or the poll emulation in libc
gets upsed by FDs > 256 (quite likely actually).

Henrik Nordstrom
Spare time Squid hacker
Received on Mon Jan 11 1999 - 14:39:04 MST

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