[ovs-dev] [PATCH] ovs-ctl: Raise the limit on the number of open file descriptors.

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Tue May 20 22:56:39 UTC 2014


On Tue, May 20, 2014 at 02:24:53PM -0700, Alex Wang wrote:
> Since the removal of dispatcher thread, OVS creates 'n-handler-threads'
> file descriptors for each bridge port.  To allow more bridge ports
> be supported, this commit raises the limit on the number of open file
> descriptors from 7500 to 65535.
> 
> Bug #1254038.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Alex Wang <alexw at nicira.com>

Acked-by: Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com>



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