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Old 09-24-2009, 10:39 AM   #1
malli42108
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zsh: fork failed: not enough space


hi
i am unable to solve the below issue.
$ ls
zsh: fork failed: not enough space

users unable to create their own accounts in a solaris servers.above error getting.
# ulimit -c unlimited
# ulimit -n
1024
and also tried
# ulimit -a
cpu time (seconds) unlimited
file size (blocks) unlimited
data seg size (kbytes) unlimited
stack size (kbytes) unlimited
core file size (blocks) unlimited
file descriptors 1024
virtual memory size (kb) unlimited

# mkfile 1024m /swapfile
# swap -a /swapfile
# vi /etc/vfstab
added /swapfile line in /etc/vfstab file
but still getting same

zsh: fork failed: not enough space

what is the reason? any solution for this?
 
Old 09-24-2009, 07:49 PM   #2
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Try a

df -h
 
Old 10-05-2009, 02:41 AM   #3
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df -h not working.

#df -h
illegal option -h.

what is the alternate solution?
 
Old 10-05-2009, 03:15 AM   #4
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Could be a problem in zsh, malloc()/libc or the kernel. Try to reinstall or upgrade at least 1 of the 3.
 
Old 10-05-2009, 04:19 AM   #5
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df -h not working.

#df -h
illegal option -h.

what is the alternate solution?
df without the -h
 
  


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