Error 24 Too Many Files Open

Hi all,

I occasionally get "Error 24: Too many files open" but that's not the case. If I run ulimit I get "unlimited" and if I run sysctl fs.file-max I get "fs.file-max = 9223372036854775807". Here is my system specs:


  • Operating System: Kubuntu 21.04
  • KDE Plasma Version: 5.21.4
  • KDE Frameworks Version: 5.80.0
  • Qt Version: 5.15.2
  • Kernel Version: 5.11.0-37-generic
  • OS Type: 64-bit
  • Graphics Platform: X11
  • Processors: 64 × AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X 32-Core Processor
  • Memory: 125.7 GiB of RAM
  • Graphics Processor: Radeon RX 580 Series

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