open files

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    Proxmox ulimit hell : how to really increase open files ?

    I have already read posts related to ulimit on this forum, but don't understand anything, so please do NOT post me as a reply, either links to the forum, either links to proxmox mostly oudated wiki on this subject. My case is pretty simple. I have a fresh Hetzner dedicated server. And I want to...
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    Open files issue on PVE node

    Hi, we experienced an issue with VM's running in Proxmox 6.x where one or more disks from the VM perspective reported 100% busy, but no data was read or written according to iostat. Our storage backend is an external CEPH nautilus cluster. This seemed to happen if the VM had many...
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    [SOLVED] Increase "nofile" in lxc containers

    Hi, Running the latest version of proxmox (5.1-42), but struggling to increase the number of open files on my containers, they default with way way too low values: (From inside the container) ulimit -Hn && ulimit -Sn 4096 1024 The containers are running as unpriviled, already increased the...


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