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Author bboneva
Recipients bboneva
Date 2017-09-27.11:24:44
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The select function does not work for file descriptors with number >= 1024. It has FD_SETSIZE limit (see
So, serve_forever won't work if more than 1024 file descriptors are opened in the process (ValueError: filedescriptor out of range in select() is raised).
Moreover, the select function is considered inefficient, hard to scale and old-fashioned nowadays. Refer to
Better alternative will be to use poll or epoll even.
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