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Re: Firefox segfaults

From: Matthias Scheler <>
> I use a script like this to start "firefox3":
> #!/bin/sh
> ulimit -d `ulimit -H -d`
> ulimit -n 512
> exec /usr/pkg/bin/firefox3 "$@"
> It unlimits the amount of memory and file descriptor Firefox is allowed
> to use becauce Firefox is quite a resource hog.

Maybe NetBSD should be defaulting to a descriptor limit of 512 nowdays..

Alternatively, at least the pkgsrc firefox script could be updated to raise the 
limits if needed.... 

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