group limits

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Thu Dec 11 06:48:37 PST 2003

"jonathan" <jonathan at> writes:

> I need to know if there is a maximum number of group a user can be member of. 
> If yes, can that maximum number can be set to an higher value. 
> Any help or suggestion will be appreciated.

See NGROUPS_MAX in sys/syslimits.h.  

It will require rebuilding significant parts of the system and may not
work over NFS, and may be slippery when wet.

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