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Oracle Linux: Ulimits Set are Not Reflected as per /etc/security/limits.conf File When Logged in as Oracle User Directly (Doc ID 2528211.1)

Last updated on MARCH 18, 2024

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.7 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64


When logged in as oracle user in a putty session directly the ulimits set for oracle user does not show the correct values set as per /etc/security/limits.conf file when verified using "ulimit -a"
but when logged as other user and do #sudo su - oracle, correct values are displayed as per /etc/security/limits.conf file





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