Re: Too many open files problem

From: Daniel Chandran (
Date: Wed Dec 01 1999 - 09:44:24 MST

>I am not Alex, but this smells of a system fault, not a polygraph bug.
>Please have a look at your "ulimit -Hn" and your "ulimit -Sn" values. Most
>OS per default allow only 1024 FDs per process. For a poly fill (at
>least mine, with 253 servers and robots), I need at least 2500 FDs on the
>robot side, and 1500 on the server side. The cache in between needs about
>4000 FDs.

>o If you are using Solaris, set in /etc/system "set rlim_fd_max=8192" and
> reboot (you might also want to set the rlim_fd_cur soft limit):

The OS is Solaris 2.7, and I have already increased the FD limit to
4096 thru /etc/system file. And just now I am noticing that I am
getting the errors even while using 1 robot with
I increased the Req_Rate to 100/sec

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