[Gluster-devel] Too many open files

Dale Dude dale at oc3networks.com
Wed Apr 4 18:51:01 UTC 2007

Brent A Nelson wrote:
> I already looked there, and my file-nr allocated is much lower than 
> file-max.  It might be hitting some other limit, perhaps even a limit 
> imposed by the bash that started glusterfsd.  Still it really seems 
> like there shouldn't be so many allocated file descriptors lying 
> around (no files should currently be open, and rsync wouldn't have 
> left large numbers open at the same time, I assume), so I think it's a 
> bug where GlusterFS is not closing all the file descriptors it opens 
> or allocates.
> Thanks,
> Brent

Paste the output of 'uname -a' from a shell that you would normally 
start glusterfsd.  What distro are you using?

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