out of file descriptors

Dancho Penev dpenev at mnet.bg
Tue Mar 9 12:02:38 PST 2004

On Tue, Mar 09, 2004 at 11:14:57AM -0500, Chris Strzelczyk wrote:
>Date: Tue, 09 Mar 2004 11:14:57 -0500
>From: Chris Strzelczyk <chris at stenchmaster.com>
>To: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
>Subject: out of file descriptors
>I am trying to start big brother on FreeBSD 5.2.1 as the bb user.  When 
>I run runbb.sh I get the following message:
>"Out of file descriptors"
>sysctl reports:
>kern.maxfiles: 10000
>kern.maxusers: 256
>I can change the kern.maxfiles attribute but not the maxusers.  Maxusers 
>tells me it is not writable.  What is the proper way to correct this 

Set kern.maxusers="xxx" in /boot/loader.conf. See
/boot/defaults/loader.conf for more details.

>Thanks in advance for any help.
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Dancho Penev

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