Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org
Fri Aug 26 13:16:37 GMT 2005

Omer Faruk Sen <ofsen at enderunix.org> writes:

> Hi, Is there anyone in this list that used rlimitmem directive in
> apache1x on FreeBSD? I have set it to  RLimitMEM  2597152 4194304 but
> top command shows me that httpd uses 20mb of ram maximum. I think it
> is related with FreeBSD. How can I change a processes maximum ram size
> in RAM or am I totally wrong about this issue? Best
> Regards. -----------------------

rlimitmem isn't supposed to control the httpd processes, but things
that they fork, like CGI scripts.  If you want to limit the Apache
tasks themselves, I don't see why you think it's a FreeBSD problem...

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