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How to set ulimit values to take effect for systemd service (Doc ID 2681853.1)

Last updated on MAY 25, 2021

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Linux x86-64


This document explains how to change the ulimit,limits such as the maximum open files for a systemd service, i.e. Changes in /etc/security/limits.conf or /etc/security/limits.d/ have no effect on systemd services.


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