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Re: Very large font size crashing X Font Server and Grounding Server to
From: Alan Cox <alan () lxorguk ukuu org uk>
Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2002 06:39:35 +0100 (BST)

check to prevent such large sizes from crashing X and/or the X Font
Server, I'm alarmed by (1) the way the X font server allows itself to be
crashed like this, and (2) the way the entire Linux kernel seems to have
been unable to handle the situation. While having a central company or

So turn on the features to conrol it. Set rlimits on the xfs server and 
enable non overcommit (-ac kernel)


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