[systemd-devel] systemd and mysql with large memory pages
lennart at poettering.net
Mon Sep 19 11:48:34 PDT 2011
On Mon, 19.09.11 20:42, Reindl Harald (h.reindl at thelounge.net) wrote:
> Am 19.09.2011 19:39, schrieb Lennart Poettering:
> >> /etc/security/limits.conf and set the desired setting there which is
> >> the proper way of doing this stuff since you rarely change them.
> > limits.conf is generally only applied to logins, not to system services
> i remeber that was the reaso include it in the /etc/initd./service because
> started processes from here should use the limits from the
systemd invokes all services in clean defined execution contexts with
reset resource limits. This problem should not exist on systemd hence.
> but why is "limits.conf" ignored by services?
It's the configuration file of pam_limits, and since PAM is for user
authentication and session management and mysql is a service we don't
Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.
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