Summary:ASTERISK-04036: [patch] documentation on file descrptors
Reporter:Jeffrey C. Ollie (jcollie)Labels:
Date Opened:2005-05-02 14:24:57Date Closed:2008-01-15 15:33:59.000-0600
Versions:Frequency of
Environment:Attachments:( 0) asterisk-fd-2.patch.txt
Description:This adds some text about the importance of file descriptors to a large Asterisk system.  Includes some notes about how to increase the number of descriptors available in a couple of common systems.  Notes on how to increase the number of descriptors available on other systems would be welcome.


Disclaimer on file.
Comments:By: Olle Johansson (oej) 2005-05-02 14:30:38

Great addition to the docs, thank you!

In the first paragraph, you might want to add an explanatin that "file descriptors" are used for things other than "files on hard disks", meaning also sockets... Otherwise, it's very hard to grasp why Asterisk would consume a lot of fd's per call...

By: Jeffrey C. Ollie (jcollie) 2005-05-02 14:59:35

Thanks for the feedback OEJ.  I've uploaded a new patch that incorporates your suggesttions.

By: Mark Spencer (markster) 2005-05-02 16:17:54

Fixed in CVS head.  Thanks!

By: Russell Bryant (russell) 2005-05-10 23:38:10

added to 1.0 as well

By: Digium Subversion (svnbot) 2008-01-15 15:32:56.000-0600

Repository: asterisk
Revision: 5553

U   trunk/README

r5553 | markster | 2008-01-15 15:32:56 -0600 (Tue, 15 Jan 2008) | 2 lines

Update README to discuss file descriptors (bug ASTERISK-4036)



By: Digium Subversion (svnbot) 2008-01-15 15:33:59.000-0600

Repository: asterisk
Revision: 5625

U   branches/v1-0/README

r5625 | russell | 2008-01-15 15:33:58 -0600 (Tue, 15 Jan 2008) | 2 lines

add notes about file descriptors (bug ASTERISK-4036)