What is the Open File Descriptor Limit per Process for my Operating System, and Why does it Matter? (Doc ID 1023434.1)

Last updated on APRIL 26, 2015

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version: 4.0 to 5.5 - Release: 4.0 to 5.5
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Goal

To explain what the open file descriptor limit per process is for my operating system, and why it matters.

Solution

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