Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
> Why can't we get Sun to fix their broken OS ?



Sun, HP/UX, SGI Irix, AIX, BSD, etc, etc, all have this (really
rather old!) restriction.
If my memory serves, the upper limit in POSIX is 32, which
is supported by at least SUN and AIX. Personally I prefer
0, 1 or many for any limits (:-))

--dave
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