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Re: [SLE] maximum nproc value
  • From: Per Jessen <per@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 03 Feb 2006 10:43:24 +0100
  • Message-id: <drv8e9$8um$1@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Per Jessen wrote:

> Well, the local console was still responding, but after entering a
> single keystroke, I had to wait for about 5 mins before the next was
> accepted. I ended up rebooting that machine. It was not locked up as
> such, merely unusable and the fastest recovery was to reboot. It took
> about 1, maybe 2mins for it to accept the Ctrl-Alt-Del combination.

Addendum: I've just now managed to reboot that box. I noticed 7206
active processes, and whilst the box may not have been _actually_
locked up, apart from allowing me to change virtual console once, it
was completely unresponsive.


/Per Jessen, Z├╝rich


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