Re: Out of File-descriptors!?!?

From: Jonathan Larmour <>
Date: Tue, 10 Dec 1996 03:45:00 +0000

At 18:28 09/12/96 +0000, Jonathan Larmour wrote:
>That is the maximum on the machine, whereas there is a limit of 256 per
>process. If you want to hike it up, look in /usr/include/linux/fs.h and
>/usr/include/linux/limits.h and change NR_OPEN to the value you want, but
>more means more memory. Read the comments in fs.h as well, e.g. if you want
>>1024 fds!

Oops. Almost forgot. Also change OPEN_MAX in limits.h.

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