Any limit on server resources?

April 15, 2014 1.1k views
Like other hosting provider, is there any limit on following attributes in droplets. 1. Entry Process 2. Virtual Memory 3. Number of Processes 4. I/O Usage Limits 5. Max no of files
3 Answers
1. Entry Process

I'm not sure what that means -- please explain?
2. Virtual Memory

We don't impose a limit for virtual memory but you will need to add it yourself:

- Ubuntu
- CentOS
3. Number of Processes
The default value depends on the OS/kernel you're using but you can change it yourself. See
4. I/O Usage Limits

We do not limit I/O usage.
5. Max no of files

That depends on your filesystem. You can find out how many inodes are available, used, and free by running
df -i
by Etel Sverdlov
Linux swaps allow a system to harness more memory than was originally physically available. Here's how to set up a linux swap file on Ubuntu 12.04
An "Entry Process" is how many scripts(PHP,JSP..Etc) you have running at a single time
No, we do not limit that. You get a virtual machine with full root access so you can change any limits that might exist.
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