ERROR at CsBlockCif.cc(1220): accept() Failure: Too many open files.

Document ID : KB000111770
Last Modified Date : 21/08/2018
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Issue:
VNM.OUT shows the following error:

ERROR at CsBlockCif.cc(1220): accept() Failure: Too many open files.
Resolution:

If you are getting error “Too many open files (24)” then your application/command/script is hitting max open file limit allowed by linux. You need to increase open file limit as below:

Increase limit

Per-User Limit

Open file: /etc/security/limits.conf

Paste following towards end:

*         hard    nofile      500000
*         soft    nofile      500000
root      hard    nofile      500000
root      soft    nofile      500000