[asterisk-dev] How can I set the number of threads? limiting number of threads?

Russell Bryant russell at digium.com
Thu Oct 21 15:02:38 CDT 2010

On Thu, 2010-10-21 at 15:42 -0400, Min Lee wrote:
> Hi,
> Asterisk is highly multithreaded application, and I want to set the number 
> of threads it's spawning. I couldn't find it in configuration file.
> I'd like to limit the number of threads, or make it single-threaded.
> How can I limit the number of threads?
> Should I build it from source code?

You can not limit it.  You can not set to be a single thread.

You can limit the number of calls that are being processed, which as a
side effect, will limit the number of threads.

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