[CentOS] max user processes - is /etc/security/limits.conf the best place to change?

Wed Dec 14 17:41:13 UTC 2011
Alexander Farber <alexander.farber at gmail.com>

Hello centos-users,

in CentOS 6.1 is /etc/security/limits.conf
the best place to change the number of
max user processes for a daemon process?

(I'm asking because the ".../security/..." part
of the path sounds a bit strange)

Thank you