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samba 3.4 testparm message in centos linux

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Dear Experts:

Due to the windows 7 compatiblity installed samba 3.4 samba is working but when execute
testparm smb.conf
Load smb config files from smb.conf
rlimit_max: rlimit_max (1024) below minimum Windows limit (16384)

Please suggest me how to set this rlimit_max so that this message does not appear. Thanks in advance.
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increase the max number of open file descriptors allowed.
for this do
echo "* - nofile 16384" >> /etc/security/limits.conf

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details in the man page. http://linux.die.net/man/5/limits.conf
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