Proposed patch for Samba-2.0.7 to allow Solaris open morethan 1014 (or rlim_fd_max) files

David Collier-Brown David.Collier-Brown at
Thu Jan 25 13:40:04 GMT 2001

David Boyce wrote:
> The point of the patch is to allow Samba to raise the hard fd limit on
> systems which allow it [...]			 The default behavior
> remains unchanged but now, if you explicitly ask for a feature and the
> underlying OS supports it, you're no longer artificially prevented from
> getting at it - and that seems good.

	I quite agree!

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