[MUD-Dev] Re: TECH: Distributed Muds

Matthew D. Fuller fullermd at over-yonder.net
Thu May 3 20:53:29 New Zealand Standard Time 2001

On Wed, May 02, 2001 at 08:12:03PM -0400 I heard the voice of
Jon Lambert, and lo! it spake thus:
> Caliban Tiresias Darklock wrote:

>> generally assume you will never have more than 64 sockets in an
>> FD_SET. ;)
> What do BSD and Linux assume to be the FDSETSIZE to be?  Both
> require you to #define FDSETSIZE should you want something else.

/usr/include/sys/types.h:#define        FD_SETSIZE      1024

On a 386BSD 0.1 system (don't *EVEN* ask), I see:
#define FD_SETSIZE  256
in <sys/types.h>

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