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Please don't top quote - as mentioned a couple times recently.
On 2022-07-12 23:00:22 +0200, Hannu Krosing wrote: > Re: staticAssertStmt(MAX_FORKNUM <= INT8_MAX); > > Have you really thought through making the ForkNum 8-bit ?
MAX_FORKNUM is way lower right now. And hardcoded. So this doesn't imply a new restriction. As we iterate over 0..MAX_FORKNUM in a bunch of places (with filesystem access each time), it's not feasible to make that number large.