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jasonp 2013-04-29 16:26

The first singleton removal pass has the worst memory use of all the filtering steps, though it's odd that such a small reallocation failed on a machine with so much memory.

R.D. Silverman 2013-04-29 17:52

[QUOTE=jasonp;338750]The first singleton removal pass has the worst memory use of all the filtering steps, though it's odd that such a small reallocation failed on a machine with so much memory.[/QUOTE]

Probably caused by memory fragmentation and lack of a garbage collector.
Realloc requires contiguous memory.

xilman 2013-04-29 20:24

[QUOTE=R.D. Silverman;338764]Probably caused by memory fragmentation and lack of a garbage collector.
Realloc requires contiguous memory.[/QUOTE]Yup, BTDT. 32-bit Windoze was notorious for it.

jasonp 2013-04-30 00:28

Is this the latest SVN? Paul Zimmermann found a bug in v1.50 that caused crashes for memory allocations that crossed a 2GB boundary...


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