Subject: Re: emulators/stella won't compile
To: Dieter Baron <>
From: Dave <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/15/2004 18:24:44
On Wed, 16 Jun 2004, Dieter Baron wrote:

> In article <> Dave wrote:
> : I updated the pkgsrc tree earlier today and found that emulators/stella
> : fails like this:
> : ../emucore/m6502/src/M6502Hi.cxx:142: virtual memory exhausted
> : What's with the "virtual memory exhausted"?  I've seen that pop up now and
> : then with compiling certain CPU cores with Xmame.  That problem seemed
> : related to the -O flags.  I'm using NetBSD 1.6.2, 512M ram and 2G swap.
>   NetBSD limits the maximum amount of memory a single process can
> allocate.  The amount allowed can be changed with ``ulimit -d''.  I've
> fixed the package to increase the limit during compilation.  Please
> update emulators/stella/Makefile.common and try again.

That did the trick.  Thanks.

David Griffith