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Re: Open File Limit

On Fri, 9 May 2003 10:22, Donovan Baarda wrote:
> > cat /proc/sys/fs/inode-nr
> 10:19:33 abo@minkirri:~
> $ cat /proc/sys/fs/inode-nr
> 32189   20527
> I'm guessing this means my system has 20527 files open out of a maximum
> allowed 32189.
> That's quite a bit more than I expected, given that it's a server with
> only 2 clients currently using it. However, it is running squid, samba,
> slapd, inn2, etc.

That doesn't sound right.  Maybe some process is doing something wrong and 
using too many file handles.

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