Subject: increase default for number of files descriptors per process (was Re: Speeding up "pstat -T")
To: None <>
From: Klaus Heinz <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/05/2003 13:22:00
matthew green wrote:

> (BTW, i wouldn't object to the default rlim_cur for open fd's being
> increased from 64 to 128.)

With many applications being developed mainly under Linux this seems to
be a good idea. Most Linux distributions (at least those available
on seem to have a limit of 1024.