Bug 607291 - UV - Insufficient PIDs to boot large system
Summary: UV - Insufficient PIDs to boot large system
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 593164
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel
Version: 6.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
: 6.0
Assignee: George Beshers
QA Contact: Red Hat Kernel QE team
Depends On:
Blocks: 555548
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-06-23 17:45 UTC by George Beshers
Modified: 2010-07-06 22:40 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2010-07-06 22:40:54 UTC

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Patch applies to -37 (1.47 KB, patch)
2010-06-24 00:08 UTC, George Beshers
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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 ***

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