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    Is it possible to change maximum connections for z39.50 server? How?

    • Product: Voyager
    • Relevant for Installation Type: Multi-Tenant Direct, Dedicated-Direct, Local

    Question

    It appears we are hitting the maximum connections (50) for the z39.50 server regularly. Is this a limit that is able to be changed? If so, how do we alter this?

    Answer

    1. SSH to server as voyager user
    2. cd /m1/voyager/xxxdb/ini/
    3. Open z3950svr.ini for editing
    4. Find this setting:

    # What is the maximum number of simultaneous client connections you'll accept? 
    MaxSessions=50

    1. Update the value for MaxSessions=
    2. Save changes
    3. Restart z3950svr process

    • Article last edited: 20-Nov-2018
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