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Changing ulimit on ubuntu 12.04 Never works

I am working with hadoop and need to change number of open files ulimit -n. I have seen similar questions on stackoverflow and elsewhere and have tried everything in those answers, but it still does ...
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What is ulimit and how to install in Ubuntu?

What is ulimit and how to install in Ubuntu? When I am trying to install, I'm getting the below error: E: Unable to locate package ulimit