ulimit.h man page


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ulimit.h — ulimit commands


#include <ulimit.h>


The <ulimit.h> header shall define the symbolic constants used by the ulimit() function.

Symbolic constants:

Get maximum file size.
Set maximum file size.

The following shall be declared as a function and may also be defined as a macro. A function prototype shall be provided.

long ulimit(int, ...);

The following sections are informative.

Application Usage

See ulimit().

See Also

The System Interfaces volume of POSIX.1‐2008, ulimit()


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