Re: [linux-audio-user] Just got 2.6.12-3-multimedia

From: Mario Lang <mlang@email-addr-hidden>
Date: Tue Jul 19 2005 - 12:47:56 EEST

Mark Constable <markc@email-addr-hidden> writes:

> On Tuesday 19 July 2005 02:21, Lee Revell wrote:
>> You should not need it, since 2.6.12 the standard kernel contains the
>> realtime rlimits. If your distro ships a 2.6.12 kernel, they need to
>> update their PAM and bash packages to support this feature
>> (check /etc/security/limits.conf and the output of ulimit for any
>> mention of real time priority). Otherwise it's a bug.
> I'm running kubuntu/breezy with their 2.6.12-3-amd64-generic kernel
> and not sure what else to actually check for. My /etc/security/limits.conf
> is totally commented out and ulimit returns "unlimited".

You want to execute "ulimit -a".

> Is there a
> URL for a _current_ document about howto select the proper kernel
> options and where to get the right PAM patch etc ?

Not that I'd know, what I'd like to know is if the PAM patch has been pushed
and released upstream already, and which version of PAM that would be.

Received on Tue Jul 19 16:15:05 2005

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