Maximum number established TCP connection

Wojciech Puchar wojtek at
Mon Mar 3 19:54:42 UTC 2008

> Is it true that FreeBSD could handle 'unlimited' established TCP
> connections as long as it has enough CPU power and memory?
unlimited is too much said but 5000 doesn't seem a lot.

you may need to sysctl a bit but with up to 5000 connections probably not 
at all.

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