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Oracle Linux: How to set nproc Hard and Soft Values (Doc ID 2197344.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 27, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Linux Cloud Service - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64


This note outlines how a Linux System administrator can limit the allowed number of processes for each user of the Operating System.


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