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Re: [suse-security] Semaphores Please?
  • From: Armin Schoech <armin.schoech@xxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 25 Nov 2003 06:33:30 +0000 (GMT)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0311250631000.4334@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Hi !

> Last night's attempt made that obvious message to be written in apache's
> error log:
> semget: No space left on device
> So what I need, is if I can raise the available number of semaphores, so
> to be more available for preventing such kind of attacks. Where's the
> system's semaphore configuration file? Also I may need to raise the
> number of file descriptors or set 'em to unlimited. How I can do this?
> Any kind of help would be appriciated.
--> Google is your friend. Search for the complete error message and
you will find explanations and solutions. The second link gave me a
command to increase the space for semaphores, further down the list I
found the hint to go search on to learn more about how
this error can happen.

Enjoy the available documentation...


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