ulimits settings fail on system start or logout with invalid argument
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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 Service Pack 3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 Service Pack 3
Using the package ulimit and its config file /etc/sysconfig/ulimit to set security values, the system reports on startup / reboot:
in /var/log/boot.msg as well as output to the console if the shell of the logged in user is exited. The values set in /etc/sysconfig/ulimit are not reflected by the appropriate ulimit command. Instead 1024 is returned:
sle10-iscsi:~ # ulimit -Sn
Please note that for SLE11 the error message changes slightly and reports an issue with line 94 of /etc/initscript.
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- Document ID:7005716
- Creation Date: 12-Apr-2010
- Modified Date:16-Mar-2021
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