SSH: jailshell: fork: retry: Resource temporarily unavailable

Today, one of the customer SSH(cPanel) getting error as below when they logged into their jailed shell access.

-jailshell: fork: retry: Resource temporarily unavailable
-jailshell: fork: retry: Resource temporarily unavailable
-jailshell: fork: retry: Resource temporarily unavailable
-jailshell: fork: retry: Resource temporarily unavailable

To overcome the problem, simply run the following command from root.

for i in `ps aux | grep username | awk '{print $2}'`; do kill -9 $i; done

for i in `cat /proc/mounts | grep username | awk '{print $2}'`; do umount $i; done

Where you should replace the username to your created user.

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