Subject: Re: make runs out of memory in libc... Is there a good fix?
To: Peter Seebach <email@example.com>
From: Curt Sampson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/24/1997 10:19:46
On Sat, 24 May 1997, Peter Seebach wrote:
> This actually only happens on my sun3.
Right. That's because your Sun 3 has lower default ulimits than
many other systems. That seems reasonable to me, too; in everyday
use you probably don't want to be thoughtlessly running programs
that immediately grab and touch 32 MB of memory.
I would just put the ulimit in your .profile on the Sun system,
since you seem to have a reasonably capable machine and do run
`larger' (for a Sun 3) tasks on it.
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