• Version 3.5 and earlier: rlimit_memlock and runrlimit_memlock variables not available.
  • Version 4.0 and later: rlimit_memlock and runrlimit_memlock variables available.


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_memlock is read-only. runrlimit_memlock is modifiable.

These variables control the maximum number of bytes of virtual memory that may be locked at a given time as a 32-bit number. rlimit_memlock is the read-only value for the user who invokes Privilege Management for Unix and Linux. runrlimit_memlock is the modifiable value for the target secured task.

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

runrlimit_memlock = number;

Vary according to platform.

runrlimit_memlock = 1000;