increasing the 512 process limit at run-time?

From: Matt Bernstein (
Date: Wed Feb 07 2001 - 06:07:57 EST

I note that include/linux/tasks.h contains #define NR_TASKS 512

Can I tune this at run-time? My lovely server's been up since the day
2.2.16 was released, and now having hit the limit I don't want to reboot :)

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