[Samba] Can one set limits on new core dump?

Doug VanLeuven roamdad at sonic.net
Fri May 12 14:10:20 GMT 2006

Sorry Jeff, been there, done that, if you'd read the whole post.

Jeff Saxton wrote:
> man ulimit
> hint: ulimit -c
> Doug VanLeuven wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> Is there anyway to limit the new core dumping panics?
>> Can't find anything on it.  (If I'd only looked in that ...)
>> Was my mistake, but winbindd filled up an entire volume
>> and froze out every process writing to that drive.
>> I started it from a shell and my soft limit is
>> already zero. (ulimit -S -c 0)
>> FC4 2.6.16-1.2069 smp, gcc 4.0.2-8
>> samba 3.0.23pre2-SVN-build-15162
>> Regards, Doug

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