SAP HANA Installation Fails with: Resource temporarily unavailable

Symptom

Your SAP HANA installation or one of its AFL plugins fails with the the following error:
“During THIS Install of additional component LCAPPS we get the following fail/error
Installation of SAP HANA system failed.
Installation of SAP HANA LCAPPS failed
cannot set uid to 1000: Resource temporarily unavailable”

Reason and Prerequisites

Reason:
This issue may happen when the affected user has reached the maximum number of processes specified for him in the file /etc/security/limits.conf

Solution

Raise this limit in /etc/security/limits.conf for affected user
For installation based on:
Suse please refer to: https://www.novell.com/support/kb/doc.php?id=3007194
Redhat, please refer to: https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en-US/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Linux/6/html/Security_Guide/chap-Security_Guide-Securing_Your_Network.html chapter 2.1.8.

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