Thomas Daede <> wrote:
> The reason for the restriction is presumably an anti-DoS measure for
> multi-user systems. It's not really clear where the 64kiB value came
> from though - it seems like it could be much, much higher.

How about 1% of the total system memory? That would be tens of megabytes
per user on modern workstations, and it would still take many
cooperating users to cause any denial of service.

Björn Persson

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