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The user receives the "You have reached Access-list limit" error message while trying to configure more Access Control Lists (ACLs) with the FWSM

Core issue

This occurs when the Cisco Firewall Service Modules (FWSMs) are near the limit for ACL entries in some ACL partitions.


To resolve this issue, perform these steps:

  1. Save a copy of system configuration and all context configurations to a PC.

  2. Issue the resource acl-partition command to better distribute resources and allow more ACL resources for the contexts that need it.

  3. In the system configuration, issue the allocate-acl-partition command to assign contexts to partitions. Issue the show resource acl-partition command to show the limit.

For more information, refer to Managing Security Contexts.

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