Bug 173678 - zsh 's limit is not functionnal
zsh 's limit is not functionnal
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: zsh (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Colin Walters
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-11-18 16:19 EST by Tru Huynh
Modified: 2012-06-20 09:29 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-06-20 09:29:10 EDT
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Description Tru Huynh 2005-11-18 16:19:32 EST
Description of problem:
zsh's builtin limit is not working on x86_64
limit reports nothing (limit stacksize report an error).

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. zsh
2. limit stacksize

Actual results:
limit: no such resource: stacksize

Expected results:
stacksize       10MB (or any value)

Additional info:
same issue as reported at

the issue does not appear on i386:
[tru@cumin ~]$ rpm -q zsh
[tru@cumin ~]$ zsh
[tru@cumin]~% limit stacksize
stacksize       10MB
Comment 1 Daniel Qarras 2007-05-02 11:13:41 EDT
FWIW, this works for me on an x86-64 with Fedora Core 6:

localhost> uname -m    
localhost> rpm -q zsh
localhost> limit stacksize
stacksize       10MB
Comment 2 Jiri Pallich 2012-06-20 09:29:10 EDT
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