Unable to increase max file descriptors for dirsrv service

Solution Verified - Updated -


Editing the ulimit entry in /etc/sysconfig/dirsrv and nsslapd-maxdescriptors entry in /etc/dirsrv/slapd-example.com/dse.ldif does not change Directory Server's maximum number of file descriptors.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • Red Hat Directory Server 10

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