[zeromq-dev] Test failure with zmq-2.1.1 on Mac OS X Version 10.6.5

Pieter Hintjens ph at imatix.com
Thu Feb 24 09:02:16 CET 2011

On Thu, Feb 24, 2011 at 4:26 AM, Brian Rogoff <brogoff at gmail.com> wrote:

The default number of files per process on OS X is 256, which seems to
be too low for this test case. Could you raise it, and try again?

ulimit -n   # to show limit
ulimit -n 1200  # to raise it

> Too many open files
> sock != -1 (tcp_listener.cpp:321)
> /bin/sh: line 1: 87052 Abort trap              ${dir}$tst

I'll add this to the wiki regarding Mac OS X installation of 0MQ.
Thanks for reporting it!


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