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localedef during tests suddenly needs a lot of memory
- From: Florian Weimer <fweimer at redhat dot com>
- To: GNU C Library <libc-alpha at sourceware dot org>, libc-locales at sourceware dot org
- Date: Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:56:23 +0200
- Subject: localedef during tests suddenly needs a lot of memory
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With upstream master as of commit
bb6274ee1293a6bc76d9d7c889783303de181295, I see that make check in the
localedata subdirectory needs lots and lots of memory (several gigabytes).
Is this caused by the recent Unicode changes? I'm worried that we need
a smarter algorithm for computing the locales.