On Sat 05 Nov 2016 at 19:19:49 -0600, Roy Bixler wrote: > On Sat, Nov 05, 2016 at 06:09:08PM -0500, John D. Baker wrote: > > Resuming experiments with konqueror, I killed it and launched it again > > in the foreground and saw lots of messages about too many open files. > > Default is 1024, max is 1536. 'ulimit -n 1536' didn't help. Attempting > > to launch konqueror again complained about a missing library. > > Regarding the problem with "too many open files", it should help to > put an entry in /etc/login.conf like this: > > staff:\ > :openfiles=4096: > > and then put your user in the "staff" login class. (man master.passwd) My style of solution is usually to create a little shell script to call some application with my preferred options/environment (and it's called Firefox in this case). #!/bin/sh ulimit -c 0 # no coredumps ulimit -Sn 2048 # more files ulimit -Sd $(( 2 * $(ulimit -d) )) # larger datasize exec /usr/pkg/bin/firefox "$@" -Olaf. -- ___ Olaf 'Rhialto' Seibert -- Wayland: Those who don't understand X \X/ rhialto/at/xs4all.nl -- are condemned to reinvent it. Poorly.
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