MySQL max_connections limited to 214 on Ubuntu Foo

After moving a server to a new machine with Ubuntu 16.10 I received some strange Postfix SMTP errors. Which turned out to be a connection issue to the MySQL server: postfix/cleanup[30475]: warning: connect to mysql server 127.0.0.1: Too many connections Oops, did I forgot to up max_connections during the migration: # grep max_connections /etc/mysql/mysql.conf.d/mysqld.cnf max_connections […]