Re: Question about Oracle 10g install
Date: Sun, 27 Jan 2008 21:14:53 +0100
Michael O schrieb:
> On Jan 27, 9:29 am, "charlie cs" <charli..._at_hotmail.com> wrote:
>> After the installation, everything works fine. But when going over his >> configuration, i noticed that he did not put >> >> session required /lib/security/pam_limits.so >> in /etc/pam.d/login >> >> as required by Oracle documents.
> Please provide a reference to the Oracle document that tells you it is
> required but doesn't explain why?
> Michael O
I can not quite follow, there is a url to oracle documentation,
and they said,
To improve the performance of the software on Linux systems, you must increase the following shell limits for the oracle user </quote>
The oracle documentation don't goes in detail, how it may improve the performance, however, it seems to be obvious - as long as you don't hit the limits, you can happy live with defaults, howerver, if your system is a busy one, you may need a little bit more resources but you won't get additional, if you don't set the limits as documented. The purpose of limits.conf in linux is comparable with resource_limit in oracle - here is the link to documentation:
http://www.faqs.org/docs/securing/chap5sec44.html Putting the pam_limits.so in the /etc/pam.d/login has nothing to do with oracle installation, it should be in every proper configured linux system, which utilize pam ( and this is the standard if i am not wrong).
Maxim Received on Sun Jan 27 2008 - 14:14:53 CST