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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 23, 2013
An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
Are there applications which would *normally* require stack greater than this ?
Another old security problem
Posted Sep 10, 2010 23:14 UTC (Fri) by daglwn (subscriber, #65432)
Posted Sep 11, 2010 0:02 UTC (Sat) by jspaleta (subscriber, #50639)
Posted Sep 11, 2010 4:29 UTC (Sat) by Trelane (subscriber, #56877)
Posted Sep 11, 2010 10:50 UTC (Sat) by rilder (subscriber, #59804)
Posted Sep 11, 2010 14:01 UTC (Sat) by spender (subscriber, #23067)
Posted Sep 15, 2010 9:10 UTC (Wed) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
That distros generally impose soft limits instead (for no particularly obvious reason in the case of stack size) is no barrier to imposing a hard limit yourself.
Posted Sep 17, 2010 20:34 UTC (Fri) by oak (subscriber, #2786)
The *default* for *thread* stacks (which are of fixed size instead of automatically growing like main process stack) is commonly set to 8MB.
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