[Twisted-Python] Twisted's ability to handle many open connections.

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Thu Apr 27 12:32:05 EDT 2006

On Thu, 27 Apr 2006 09:39:15 -0400, Itamar Shtull-Trauring <itamar at itamarst.org> wrote:
>> On Windows, there is a reactor that supports a maximum of 63
>> concurrent events (assuming your process has no windows open).  On
>> UNIX the default reactor is still select() based and will definitely
>> bog down if you have too many simultaneous sockets open.  Sometimes it
>> is handled quite badly!
>But default win32 reactor has 512 maximum.

Right.  The reactor I'm referring to is the win32eventreactor.

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