Apache error: “Resource temporarily unavailable: couldn’t create child process:”

Apache would start belching out these errors around 1000 spawned workers.

ulimit -u 2048

before Apache start seems to fix it.

… Adding more postmortem for this kind of concurrent traffic here when I find / need it.

Be the first to leave a comment. Don’t be shy.

Join the Discussion

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>