Windows 1024 Connections Limit

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Thu Apr 13 14:26:47 UTC 2017


On Thu, Apr 13, 2017 at 09:54:34AM +0200, B.R. via nginx wrote:

> Even though using nginx on Windows goes way over my head (even for
> development) and/or seing WIndows as any kind of server, I read that
> Windows Vista+ support the poll (well, actually WSAPoll
> <>)
> system call.
> Since XP may now reasonably be called something of the past, would not it
> be nice to go for it? No epoll, though.

I've looked into WSAPoll() support a while ago.  Unfortunately, XP 
is still widely used in real life, over 5% worldwide:

This is likely to become an option in the not-so-distant future though.

Maxim Dounin

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