SUMMARY: How is the size of maxusers determined?

From: Austin, Ben <>
Date: Tue Jun 28 2005 - 11:29:12 EDT
Thanks to everyone who replied. The max level according to sun docs is
4096, which has to be set within /etc/system.

> _____________________________________________
> From: 	Austin, Ben
> Sent:	28 June 2005 11:48
> To:	''
> Subject:	How is the size of maxusers determined?
> Hi,
> I am trying to determine the default value of tunable parameter
> "maxusers". Sunsolve states:
> * maxusers is a tunable parameter at the kernel level that is set to
> the number of megabytes of memory installed on the system
> We have 16GB of memory. Does this mean that maxusers will be set to
> 16384? This seems unnecessarily high. Can any one give me any more
> info regarding this??
> Thanks
> Ben

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