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problem with swap

Good morning

I have a problem with a partition (P570). A user's process take all the memory, and the swap. So the partition shutdown.
How can I limit a process to not take all the swap ?
(4 Go of memroy, 1 Go of swap)

thank you
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maybe the rss setting in /etc/security/limits
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thank you !
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