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Date:	Wed, 24 Nov 2010 17:25:48 +0100
From:	Andi Kleen <>
To:	Eric Dumazet <>
Cc:	Andi Kleen <>,
	Vegard Nossum <>,
	David Miller <>,
	LKML <>,
	Andrew Morton <>,
	Eugene Teo <>, netdev <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] af_unix: limit unix_tot_inflight

> I knew somebody would suggest this ;)
> Hmm, why bother ?
> Do you think 16000 is too big ? Too small ?

I just don't like static limits. Traditionally even the ones
that seemed reasonable at some point were hit by someone
years later.

The latency issue you mention is a valid concern. I guess
an incremental GC would be overkill here ...

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