(Creating a Process): Mention RLIMIT_NPROC with EAGAIN.
authorroland <roland>
Mon, 17 Oct 1994 06:19:43 +0000 (06:19 +0000)
committerroland <roland>
Mon, 17 Oct 1994 06:19:43 +0000 (06:19 +0000)
manual/process.texi

index 472c33c..565ea6d 100644 (file)
@@ -179,7 +179,9 @@ defined for @code{fork}:
 @table @code
 @item EAGAIN
 There aren't enough system resources to create another process, or the
-user already has too many processes running.
+user already has too many processes running.  This means exceeding the
+@code{RLIMIT_NPROC} resource limit, which can usually be increased;
+@pxref{Limits on Resources}.
 
 @item ENOMEM
 The process requires more space than the system can supply.