max_files_per_process

A configuration parameter determining the maximum number of files opened by a process

max_files_per_process is a configuration parameter determining the maximum number of files which can be simultaneously opened by a single process.

max_files_per_process was added in PostgreSQL 7.2.

Default value

The default value for max_files_per_process is: 1000.

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Categories

GUC configuration item, Performance