Subject: Re: MySQL dies
To: =?iso-8859-1?Q?M=FCller=2C?= Markus <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/14/2002 10:00:08
On Mon, Jan 14, 2002 at 09:03:08AM +0100, "Müller, Markus" wrote:
> > Maybe it runs out of memory ?
> > Did you watch with top the process's size ?
> > Maybe you can increase the datasize limit before starting it ?
> > On some machine I also had to increase the file descriptors limit ..
> Sorry for this stupid question, but as I'm a rookie, how do I 
> increase the datasize limit and the file descriptors?

in csh:
'limit' gives you the actual limits. 'limit -h' give you the hard limits.
To change a limit use 'limit <limname>=<number>'
e.g. limit datasize=262144

in sh: the equivalent command is ulimit, but I don't recall the options.
'man sh' for details.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.