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Increase inotify file watch limit

January 10, 2017

Linux

List current settings:


cat /proc/sys/fs/inotify/max_user_watches

Update:


$ echo fs.inotify.max_user_watches=524288 | sudo tee -a /etc/sysctl.conf
$ sudo sysctl -p

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