Subject: Setting ulimits at boot
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Rob Hoopman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/17/2001 16:11:08
A quick question:
I want to increase a ulimit variable for all user processes on my machine.
It seems to me the obvious way of doing this is adding something like this to
This works fine except for all processes started by rc on boot as rc is
called before /etc/sysctl.conf is read to set this value.
As xdm is called on boot by rc, logging into X leaves me with the old
Am I missing something here?