fork failure patch for cygrunsrv

Robin Walker
Sun Jun 18 21:39:00 GMT 2006

--On 16 June 2006 16:49 -0400 "Hochstedler, Ben (GE Healthcare)" wrote:

> fork() can fail when the system runs out of non-interactive heap space
> (because there's not enough heap memory to allocate to the launched
> process).

If we, as end-users, suffer from fork() failing for the above reason, which 
parameter should be adjusted so that there is enough heap memory available 
for fork() not to fail like this?

Robin Walker (Junior Bursar), Queens' College, Cambridge CB3 9ET, UK  Tel:+44 1223 335528

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