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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] new cgroup controller "fork"
    On 2011/11/03 17:43, Frederic Weisbecker <> wrote:
    > Please have a look at the task counter subsystem:
    > It's in the -mm tree. I'm glad to hear about another user who wants
    > this feature in cgroups. We need to hear about you and whether this
    > meets your requirements in order to get it merged upstream.

    Had a quick look at your patch set. No, it does not seem to meet my
    requirements. It limits the number of processes in a cgroup - that is
    also very useful, but is different from my controller.

    My controller limits the number of fork() calls, not the number of
    processes running at a time.

    I've been using it for 7 years to put an upper bound on CGI resource
    usage in a shared hosting environment at my employer (initially based
    on a proprietary cgroup-like subsystem I wrote, when cgroups were not
    available yet).


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