Error: Cannot update core dump limit

Alan DeKok aland at
Thu Jul 7 14:38:09 CEST 2016

On Jul 7, 2016, at 4:20 AM, Jakob Hirsch <jh at> wrote:
> but FR uses setrlimit() with rlim_max=0, and you can only lower
> rlim_max, but not raise it (unless you have the CAP_SYS_RESOURCE
> capability). I don't know what the call setrlimit(RLIMIT_CORE,
> {rlim_cur=0, rlim_max=0}) is good for...

  If you have given it the capability, you can get core dumps.

  Alan DeKok.

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