Subject: Re: smbd dies under heavy transfers
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <email@example.com>
Date: 04/15/2007 12:09:57
On Sun, Apr 15, 2007 at 10:58:12AM -0500, Przemys??aw Pawe??czyk wrote:
> Try this in file /etc/sysctl.conf:
[... sets open files hard limit to 10,000 ...]
As Martin already noted, this won't solve the problem Giles reported
with smbd -- trying to open more files than allowed by the hard limit
is what smbd usually does, and doesn't cause incorrect operation.
Perhaps a ktrace or a core dump from smbd would be helpful.