[Orca-users] Re: Problems running Orca 0.26 with large nummerbers of server to be monitored

John Mastin john.mastin at bms.com
Fri Feb 23 05:17:50 PST 2001

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> Finding files and setting up data structures at Fri Feb 23 00:16:50 2001.
> ./bin/orca: warning: cannot open
> `/opt/orca/var/orca/orcallator/ncsbex58/percol-
> 2001-02-14' for reading: Too many open files
> ./bin/orca: warning: shrinking maximum number open files to 58.
Pieter, I'm not sure if this has been answered already (I get the digest
version) but I have renamed my copy of orca to orca.real and wrote a
wrapper script that sets the number of open filehandles to 256 (ulimit
-n 256) then it calls the real orca.  This solves the "Too many open
files" problem.

Best regards,

John Mastin, Jr.              email: john.mastin at bms.com
Bristol-Myers Squibb            phone: (609) 818-3788
PRI Infomatics              fax: (609) 818-7693
Princeton  NJ

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