Bug 607291

Summary: UV - Insufficient PIDs to boot large system
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Reporter: George Beshers <gbeshers>
Component: kernelAssignee: George Beshers <gbeshers>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Red Hat Kernel QE team <kernel-qe>
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Priority: low    
Version: 6.0CC: martinez, peterm
Target Milestone: rc   
Target Release: 6.0   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
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Patch applies to -37 none

Description George Beshers 2010-06-23 17:45:50 UTC
Description of problem:

  Scaling issue: 2048 cpus can support a lot of processes.
  The patch is

commit 72680a191b934377430032f93af15ef50aafb3a8
Author: Hedi Berriche <hedi@sgi.com>
Date:   Wed May 26 14:44:06 2010 -0700

    pids: increase pid_max based on num_possible_cpus

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Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-06-23 18:13:37 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for

Comment 3 George Beshers 2010-06-24 00:08:11 UTC
Created attachment 426415 [details]
Patch applies to -37

Comment 4 Marizol Martinez 2010-07-06 22:40:54 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 593164 ***