Subject: Re: Too many open files in system
To: Lars <email@example.com>
From: Robert Elz <kre@munnari.OZ.AU>
Date: 04/25/2002 21:55:49
Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2002 12:38:33 +0200 (CEST)
From: Lars <firstname.lastname@example.org>
| Ok im still having these problems and ive tried a few things.
You should probably check the list archives - there was a thread on
exactly this (running out of fd's in mysqld) which I think was
resolved earlier this year I believe (I didn't pay it that much
attention, but I recall seeing it).
However, don't go looking in port-alpha - this isn't the right place
for this kind of discussion at all, it would have been on netbsd-help
or current-users or tech-kern or some list like that.
And I see your later message where you have found a solution...
| Anyway of compiling into the kernel how many i can have? as default?
if you really need to do that, the number comes from the definition of
OPEN_MAX in sys/syslimits.h - via NOFILE in sys/param.h which is used
I don't think I'd suggest altering any of those though - that could have
impacts on programs that really can't handle getting large file descriptor
numbers returned to them (if they happen to open more files that is