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Re: Too many open files

On 12/24/2013 12:35 PM, Cavit VURAL wrote:
> I am trying to build a live-cd from sid. It includes about 2.000
> packages. After a whlie dpkg gives "To many open files" error.

For anyone else encountering this issue: use ulimit and increase the number of alowable open files.

I had this problem too, I solved it with

ulimit -n 8192 (of course choose a large number of your liking)

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