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re: I agree with spawning concurrent workers, but how do you keep those 10,000 jobs from exhausting the db connection pool? I started wrapping my job l...
 

For our team, we make the connection pool size = concurrency so we don't have to think about the concurrency exhausting the DB connection pool. With this, we have to trade-off having high levels of concurrency for being sure that our DB connection pool won't get exhausted.

There's a whole debate on the Sidekiq repository about this: github.com/mperham/sidekiq/issues/...

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