On Mon, Nov 03, 2008 at 03:32:31PM +0100, frank wrote: > On Mon, 2008-11-03 at 07:37 +1100, Alex Samad wrote: > > > root: vim /etc/security/limits.conf > > > > user1 - nofile 8192 > > > > > > then i try > > su - user1 > > ulimit -n > > > > > > and I get 1024, I have checked my /etc/pam.d for pam_limits and it is > > enabled for login/su, sshd and gdm and ... > > > > > > so what am I doing wrong? > > User limits cant be higher then super user limits. Increase nofile for > root first. Log off / on and your done. > > Regards > Frank it was a user problem, I type nofiles in the limits file :) change to nofile and it works now > > > -- > To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-user-REQUEST@lists.debian.org > with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org > > -- Sometimes the light's all shining on me, Other times I can barely see. Lately it occurs to me What a long strange trip it's been. -- The Grateful Dead, "American Beauty"
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