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Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 20:11:03 +0100
From: Florian Weimer <>
Cc: Michael Jeanson <>,  Richard Purdie <>,  Mathieu Desnoyers <>,  Jonathan Rajotte-Julien <>
Subject: Re: sysconf(_SC_NPROCESSORS_CONF) returns the wrong value

* Szabolcs Nagy:

> i think we need to know why does a process care if musl returns
> the wrong number? or what are the valid uses of such a number?

If the value is 1, the process might use different concurrency

This is why glibc returns 2 if the appropriate value is not available.

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