Re: I want coredumps!
On 2003-06-19, 09:17 GMT, Nikita V. Youshchenko wrote:
>> Debian/woody in its default configuration has ulimit -c set to 0.
>> However, I want my programs to produce coredump when they fall down. Is
>> there any canonical place where I put the configuration command to such
>> effect (ulimit -c unlimited, I suppose)?
> Edit /etc/security/limits.conf
Hmmm. I tried both of these:
1) I uncommented the line in /etc/security/limits.conf
* hard core 10000
restarted computer, but nothing happened (ulimit -a in konsole still
shows 0 for core files).
Is there any documentation for the limits.conf file? I was not able
to find anything (have not tried dejanews.com though).
2) I put this into my /etc/X11/Xsession (just after set -e line):
ulimit -c unlimited || true
and again nothing happened except, that I got this in
/etc/X11/Xsession: ulimit: cannot modify core file size limit: \
Operace není povolena
(``Operace není povolena'' is ``Action is not permitted'' in Czech).
Any thoughts anybody?
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