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Lower `ulimit -n` from 65536 to 65535 for increased compatibility #35839

martel opened this issue Nov 22, 2018 · 2 comments


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commented Nov 22, 2018

Please consider lowering open files limit by 1 for increased compatibility with Amazon Linux which sets 65535 limit by default in its /etc/security/limits.d/amazon-limits.conf:

#Added by amzn-ami-acc.xml recipe.
* hard nofile 65535
* soft nofile 65535

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commented Jan 16, 2019

@martel Thanks for raising this! We have made this change in #37537.

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