rlimit_as

  • Version 3.5 and earlier: rlimit_as and runrlimit_as variables not available.
  • Version 4.0 and later: rlimit_as and runrlimit_as variables available.

runrlimit_as

This run variable does not apply to pbssh. If it is present in the policy, it does not have any effect on pbssh and is ignored.

Number. rlimit_as is read-only, runrlimit_as is modifiable.

These variables control the maximum memory available to a process in bytes as a 32-bit number. These variables are equivalent to vmem on some systems. rlimit_as is the read-only value for the user who invokes Privilege Management for Unix and Linux. runrlimit_as is the modifiable value for the target secured task.

To enable runrlimit_as functionality, set runenablerlimits to a value of 1.

runrlimit_as = number;

Vary according to platform.

runrlimit_as = 1000;