Instance will not Start, Gives Error : "Configuration error .. /dse.ldif: nsslapd-maxdescriptors: nsslapd-maxdescriptors: invalid value 65536, maximum file descriptors must range from 1 to 4096 ..." (Doc ID 1298448.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 5.2 SP6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Solaris 9, DS5.2patch6


Symptoms

Instance will not start and generates the following error:


[07/Nov/2011:15:48:55 -0500] - ERROR<5253> - Bootstrap config - conn=-1 op=-1 msgId=-1 - Configuration error /ldap/server52/slapd-Config/config/dse.ldif: nsslapd-maxdescriptors: nsslapd-maxdescriptors: invalid value 65536, maximum file descriptors must range from 1 to 4096 (the current process limit)

Changes

Its possible this situation is happening in Solaris 9

Cause

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