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RCTL.CONF(5)		  FreeBSD File Formats Manual		  RCTL.CONF(5)

NAME
     rctl.conf -- resource limits database defaults

DESCRIPTION
     The /etc/rctl.conf	file is	read in	when the system	goes into multi-user
     mode to set default contents of the RCTL database.	 The /etc/rctl.conf is
     in	the format of the rctl(8) command, i.e.

	   subject:subject-id:resource:action=amount/per

     Comments are denoted by a ``#'' at	the beginning of a line.  Comments can
     also exist	at the end of a	line, as seen in the EXAMPLES section, below.

FILES
     /etc/rctl.conf  Initial settings for rctl(8).

EXAMPLES
     To	limit the number of processes for users	in login class "testing", use
     a rule like

	   # Resource limits for the "testing" class.
	   loginclass:testing:nproc:deny=100/user # At most 100	processes per user

SEE ALSO
     rctl(8)

HISTORY
     The rctl.conf file	appeared in FreeBSD 9.0.

FreeBSD	10.1			April 14, 2011			  FreeBSD 10.1

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