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Last active July 1, 2024 02:50 — forked from a2ikm/limit.maxfiles.plist
How to Change Open Files Limit on OS X and macOS Sierra (10.8 - 10.12)

How to Change Open Files Limit on OS X and macOS

This text is the section about OS X Yosemite (which also works for macOS Sierra) from

The last time i visited this link it was dead (403), so I cloned it here from the latest snapshot in's Wayback Machine

Mac OS X

To check the current limits on your Mac OS X system, run:

Author: Anil Natha
This script toggles the visibility of hidden files in OS X. This includes
showing hidden files in Finder windows and on the desktop.
Last Updated: 2015-02-20
tell application "System Events"
kevin-smets /
Last active July 23, 2024 04:22
iTerm2 + Oh My Zsh + Solarized color scheme + Source Code Pro Powerline + Font Awesome + [Powerlevel10k] - (macOS)