[rabbitmq-discuss] Increase Socket descriptors

rui.favas at barclays.com rui.favas at barclays.com
Thu Apr 5 10:26:49 BST 2012

I'm running on windows... Looks like changing the Erlang settings below solves the problem:-


Do you know what the recommended numbers should be?

-----Original Message-----
From: Simon MacMullen [mailto:simon at rabbitmq.com] 
Sent: Thursday, April 05, 2012 10:21 AM
To: Favas, Rui: Barclays Capital (LDN)
Cc: rabbitmq-discuss at lists.rabbitmq.com
Subject: Re: [rabbitmq-discuss] Increase Socket descriptors

On 04/04/12 20:10, rui.favas at barclays.com wrote:
> Using RabbitMQ 2.8.1 - how do I increase the Socket descriptors from 829

It's an OS-imposed limit, so it depends on your OS. On Linux you would 
typically edit /etc/security/limits.conf - see "man limits.conf".

Cheers, Simon

Simon MacMullen
RabbitMQ, VMware
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