Process tcp_lmtp_server Reporting: Too many open files (Doc ID 1316077.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version 6.0.0 to 7.0.5 [Release 6.0 to 7.0.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Users complaining about IMAP access: inaccessible or slow response time.
There are errors like the following in imta log file:

[22/Apr/2011:11:59:42 -0400] <hostname> tcp_lmtp_server[19639]: Store Critical: Unable to open mailbox user/<userid>: Too many open files
[22/Apr/2011:11:59:42 -0400] <hostname> tcp_lmtp_server[19639]: Store Critical: Unable to open mailbox user/<userid>: Too many open files
[22/Apr/2011:11:59:42 -0400] <hostname> tcp_lmtp_server[19639]: Store Critical: Unable to open mailbox user/<userid>: Too many open files
[22/Apr/2011:11:59:42 -0400] <hostname> tcp_lmtp_server[19639]: Store Critical: Unable to open mailbox user/<userid>: Too many open files

Cause

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