128 window limit

Brad Best bbest at archelon-de.com
Mon Jun 6 03:43:17 PDT 2005

No BadAlloc errors etc., it just refuses to create anymore windows...

Interesting problem....

I'm looking at code, but nothing jumps out at me..  Are you getting
BadAlloc/BadVaule errors, or does it just refuse to create the window?


Brad Best wrote:
> Hi all,
> I've been trying for some time to find out how to change the max. 
> number of open windows in an X session, to no avail.
> I have multiple 9-head workstations (with ATI Radeon 7000 PCI cards) 
> set up with Xinerama (which by the way works beautifully), but would 
> like to be able to open more than 128 windows/programs (with all that 
> room, it doesn't take long to hit the limit).  I've looked through the 
> config files and some of the source code and also searched mailing 
> lists etc., but I can't seem to find any information?  Am I missing 
> something obvious/trivial, or is this not possible, or...?
> brad
> Archelon Deutschland GmbH
> bbest at archelon-de.com <mailto:bbest at archelon-de.com>
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