Subject: Re: 'Couldn't spawn child process'
To: Rick Byers <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/03/1997 22:36:09
Rick Byers writes:
> What other hard limits should I look at?  I've also
> been seeing 'can't fork' on our news server, but I assumed that was lack
> of memory.  I've never seen theese messages before - actualy, I only
> started having problem after upgrading from 1.2 to 1.2.1. 

This seems very weird -- 1.2.1 didn't change enough to cause such
things to happen. It was just a bunch of small bug patches.