>My best is recovering a box from ~200 (well 199.something). Couple of
>processes barfed due to the load (MTA packed it in, etc..) but otherwise
"Load" is a pretty artificial measure, unfortunately.
Was it SunOS that used to count blocked/waiting processes as adding
to the load, so you could create lots of processes waiting on some IO
that would never materialise, and inflate it that way...
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