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authorTomas Mraz <>2012-08-09 11:55:23 +0200
committerTomas Mraz <>2012-08-09 11:55:23 +0200
commit426fdb813c73f256be82c98c27740a75f48c85c8 (patch)
tree7924f5b12acf4193b400739692462d1cd9b47960 /modules
parent01e176ec352748487212e59723192d8dbdf53e29 (diff)
Document limits.d also in the limits.conf manpage.
modules/pam_limits/limits.conf.5.xml: Document the limits.d existence.
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diff --git a/modules/pam_limits/limits.conf.5.xml b/modules/pam_limits/limits.conf.5.xml
index 939fa0fe..4b6b5baf 100644
--- a/modules/pam_limits/limits.conf.5.xml
+++ b/modules/pam_limits/limits.conf.5.xml
@@ -18,6 +18,14 @@
<refsect1 id='limits.conf-description'>
+ The <emphasis></emphasis> module applies ulimit limits,
+ nice priority and number of simultaneous login sessions limit to user
+ login sessions. This description of the configuration file syntax
+ applies to the <filename>/etc/security/limits.conf</filename> file and
+ <filename>*.conf</filename> files in the
+ <filename>/etc/security/limits.d</filename> directory.
+ </para>
+ <para>
The syntax of the lines is as follows: