> set shmsys:shminfo_shamax=8388608
> set shmsys:shminfo_shmmni=400
> set shmsys:shminfo_shmseg=15
> set semsys:seminfo_semmns=100
> set semsys:seminfo_semmni=100
> After editing, I did a 'touch' to reconfigure the kernal and an 'init
>6' to reboot the machine. There was no appearent change in the system and the
>messages returned by 'ipcs' reported for both shared memory and semaphores
>that "facility no in system".
Anyway, semaphores aren't loaded until needed. Ipcs is broken in that
it gives info on whether a system is loaded or not, not whether it
is available. If you use them, you'll find the semaphores are there.
Casper Dik - Network Security Engineer - Sun Microsystems
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