I have had this problem too! This is what you shall do!
Add these lines to your Solaris 2.X (your are running Firewall-1 under
UNIX aren't you?) /etc/system file!
set rlim_fd_max = 4096
set rlim_fd_cur = 1024
Reboot your firewall and I think this will solve the problem!
/Robert Ståhlbrand, Ericsson Telecom AB
From: Juan Carlos Gomez [SMTP:jcgomez @
Sent: den 28 april 1997 18:33
To: Firewalls @
Subject: open files in Firewall-1
When I want to authenticate (user authentication) at the
(Firewall-1), somethings appears a message in console like
"unable to open
file, too much objects files open".
Do anybody know the problem? Is a problem of the
operating system or the
Thanks in advance,