File size limit exceeded ?

Torsten Balzer torsten.balzer at
Sun Mar 10 02:51:22 PST 2002

Hi Bill,

thank you, i found a "ulimit -c 0 -f 200000" in my /etc/profile, which i 
copied from some howto in the internet... stupid... 

thanks again

Bill Maltby LFS Related wrote:

> At the prompt type in ulimit. If you're root, it should
> say something like unlimited. If you're not, it will have
> a value representing some number of blocks allowed.
> ulimit -a shows all the bash limits currently set.
> The other thing I wondered, quotas turned on? How about
> e2fs reserved space (-m param). This space is _normally_
> reserved to root, but it can be reserved for any
> specific user.
> That's all I can think of.
> Bill Maltby
> billm at

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