[tex-live] TL6 install report
Wed, 5 Sep 2001 15:46:06 +0200
On Tue, Sep 04, 2001 at 10:53:14PM +0200, Fabrice Popineau wrote:
> * Sebastian Rahtz <email@example.com> writes:
> > Fabrice Popineau writes:
> >> * Petr Sojka <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> >> > fatal: memory exhausted (xmalloc of 64000008 bytes).
> >> I'm afraid that this one will beat a few people. This is a straight
> >> consequence of enlarging tex to handle all the languages available
> >> on the texlive.
> > I am puzzled by this. is it genuinely running out of memory?
> I guess yes: 64Mb need to be allocated in one block if I'm right. Can
> we have the details about main memory and swap disk space when this
> problem occured ?
It was on
$ uname -a
SunOS daeron.fi.muni.cz 5.8 Generic sun4u sparc SUNW,Ultra-1
wsinfo tells swap is 190MB.
top currently shows
Memory: 128M real, 13M free, 98M swap in use, 92M swap free
I do think it is machine that should suffice for installation run