Administering Resource Management in Oracle® Solaris 11.2

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Updated: July 2014

How to Use prctl to Lower a Resource Control Value

  1. Become root or assume an equivalent role.
  2. Use the prctl command with the –r option to change the lowest value of the process.max-file-descriptor resource control.
    # prctl -n process.max-file-descriptor -r -v 128 $$