Cygwin 128MB Registry Hack Fix - Is there a UPPER Limit?
Wed Jun 6 13:50:00 GMT 2001
the registry setting is heap_chunk_in_mb and 0x1010 is 4096+16,
so you obviously (haven't tried nor read the sources) overflow 32bit
and effectively get only 16MB!
Bye, Heribert (email@example.com)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Saurabh Misra [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Tuesday, June 05, 2001 23:25
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: Cygwin 128MB Registry Hack Fix - Is there a UPPER Limit?
> I read the tip on how to get a "GCC-Under-Cygwin" compiled program to be
> able to malloc more than 128MB. I tried successfully setting the
> value to 1GB (1024), but after that, it seems the next value that worked
> was approx 4GB (Hex 1010). But I could not get any value in between to
> work - if I tried it (for example, 2048), upon trying to open a cygwin
> terminal (a bash terminal), it would immediately quit fatally.
> Is there a particular piece of information I am missing?
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