>>>>> "Christopher" == Christopher Gray <cgray@stripped> writes:
Christopher> Is there a way to limit the number of children that mysqld spawns? Every
> once in a
Christopher> while, I'll see child processes (up to 10, in one case) when I know that
> the mysql
Christopher> server is not being used.
Christopher> Are the child processes supposed to die off after a while, or is there a
> way to limit
Christopher> the number of processes that are spawned?
The MySQL child will automaticly die as soon as there is no connection
You can check this with 'mysqladmin processlist'