Re: LINUX V2.0.29 and SQUID - Any kernel parameters to update ?

From: Oskar Pearson <>
Date: Tue, 9 Sep 1997 09:49:06 +0200


> I compiled squid on RedHat 2.0.29 as well, but see that there are only 256
> File-Descriptors available, now I am not very into Linux yet, so maybe
> somebody could tell me how to change the max number of filedescriptors and
> other parameters I might need to change for a smooth squid-performance.

This will increase fds to 3000... make sure that your bash config
doesn't limit open filehandles/mem, with 'ulimit -a'.

Add lots of ram, and make sure that your lilo.conf is setup to handle
it, with 'append="mem=128M"'

Received on Tue Sep 09 1997 - 01:03:27 MDT

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