kernel: table is full

Rus Foster rghf at
Sat Aug 16 01:37:34 PDT 2003

> I couldn't even login at the console, got an error stating something
> about a missing *.so file in /usr/..somewhere
> I ctrl-alt-del restarted and now everything is up again.

You need to increase the number of free file handles

Add kern.maxfiles=25000 to /etc/sysctl.conf and also ryn "sysctl
kern.maxfiles=25000" to update the running system


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