CreateFiber() : number of fibers limited

Randall R Schulz
Sun Jun 3 22:50:00 GMT 2001

I've said it before, and I'll say it again:



At 09:05 2001-06-03, cgf wrote:
>On Sun, Jun 03, 2001 at 08:59:48AM -0700, Randall R Schulz wrote:
> >Don't forget about the Cygwin-wide memory allocation limit dictated by the
> >DWORD registry entry "heap_chunk_in_mb" (HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cygnus
> >Solutions\Cygwin\heap_chunk_in_mb) which defaults to 128 (megabytes).
> >
> >Where this limit typically hit me was in compiling a C program with a large
> >switch statement using gcc with -O4 optimization.
>That controls cygwin's allocation.  It should have nothing to do with
>allocation of memory for the Windows API functions.

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