[Moin-user] I18N wordlists and memory usage

Juergen Hermann jh at web.de
Sat Oct 22 14:31:26 EDT 2005

On Sat, 22 Oct 2005 22:30:47 +0200, Arp wrote:

>So by calculating c.a. 2-4MB per wordlist it would be safe to asume
>worst case c.a. 5MB memory usage per dictionary? Meaning 50-100MB for
>all languages ... ??

Again, the words are stored on DISC, and only the disc pages for words 
appearing in a checked page are loaded into memory at all.

>Any experience with memory size needed for a minimum MoinMoin on
>Linux, Python and Apache / (or Twisted). Would a virtual server with
>256MB be possible or _way_ to little memory considering the wordlists?
>(The next step up would be 512MB virtual server)

Thomas can answer that probably, he runs enough wikis.

Anyway, you should care about CPU much more than about memory ressources.

Ciao, Jürgen

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