[exim-dev] [Bug 813] 4096 connection barrier

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Author: Phil Pennock
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Old-Topics: [exim-dev] [Bug 813] New: 4096 connection barrier
Subject: [exim-dev] [Bug 813] 4096 connection barrier
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Nigel Metheringham <nigel@???> changed:

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Phil Pennock <pdp@???> changed:

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--- Comment #1 from Phil Pennock <pdp@???> 2010-06-06 04:01:50 ---
With one process per connection, this is not a wise idea given Exim's current

I suspect the desire is for a tarpitting scenario, in which case what might be
a better idea is to have a socket handoff API to let Exim send/receive open
connections to other processes. That's a rather more ambitious project.
Patches welcome for that, but not for just blindly raising this limit.

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