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how many semaphores are there on my system?

luke_airig asked
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Last Modified: 2013-12-06
i do not have root access and i would like to know the maximum number of semaphores that can exist on my hp-ux 10.10 system.

how do i query the number of semaphores that my system is configured for?
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Is there a SEMMSL defined in sys/sem.h ?
Ask you system administrator to see that for you.
Normally all you have to see is the configuration files
of the system.
These files may vary according to the version of Unix.
You find them in

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You find the last activated values in


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