ulimit provides control over the resources available to the shell and to processes started by it, on systems that allow such control

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how to limit resource in Linux

I've posted a question about this few hours ago on Stack Overflow: Linux bash inline command to execute a program and limit the resource As I know, to limit the resource I can use ulimit ...
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Linux: Make “ulimit” limits be cumulative across spawned “subprocesses”

Let's say I have program #1 launching program #2 which is launching program #3. If I call ulimit -t 10 before calling program #1, then EACH program will be alloted 10 seconds of CPU time. Could I ...
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ulimit broke my server

I ran "ulimit -v 75" to get SBCL working, and now nothing will run on my server. $ sbcl Killed $ vi Killed $ man ulimit Killed $ ulimit -v 256 -bash: ulimit: virtual memory: cannot modify limit: ...
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What parameters has ulimit?

I see in examples, that the Option -u is used, but I cannot find a documentation, that says what that option means. man ulimit shows the manual for a C-function. What options has ulimit and what does ...