Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 247787
[RHEL4 DOC][bash] The resource limitation doesn't work in Linux.
Last modified: 2007-11-16 20:14:56 EST
The memory resource limitation of bash doesn't work in kernel Linux 2.6.*.
this is a request to change the man page of bash(1) to set expectations to
Though there is a category "ulimit -m" in man bash(1), this resource doesn't
take any effect when using kernels 2.6
The man bash(1) page should state this difference of behavior.
Patch candidate attached.
Created attachment 158947 [details]
proposed changes to man bash(1)