Subject: Re: history limit in pdksh
To: Greywolf <email@example.com>
From: Denis Lagno <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/18/2005 10:38:14
On Thu, Feb 17, 2005 at 04:58:41PM -0800, Greywolf scribed:
> [Thus spake Denis Lagno ("DL: ") 10:52pm...]
> DL: Hi,
> DL: I get a feeling that pdksh has a limit on the size of history
> DL: file 700kb. However quick grepping does not reveal any
> DL: hard coded magic numbers. Does anybody know if such
> DL: a limit exists?
> have you used ulimit -a to see the extents of your resource limits?
> My bets are the answer is there.
$ ulimit -a
What values do you think I should rise? Don't know, 700kb seems
to be very innocuous value to break into any of the limits above..