[pypy-svn] r41477 - pypy/dist/pypy/doc

cfbolz at codespeak.net cfbolz at codespeak.net
Tue Mar 27 15:25:46 CEST 2007

Author: cfbolz
Date: Tue Mar 27 15:25:45 2007
New Revision: 41477

lowmem does not exist nowadays

Modified: pypy/dist/pypy/doc/getting-started.txt
--- pypy/dist/pypy/doc/getting-started.txt	(original)
+++ pypy/dist/pypy/doc/getting-started.txt	Tue Mar 27 15:25:45 2007
@@ -591,14 +591,8 @@
 to install Boehm before starting the translation (e.g. by running
 ``apt-get install libgc-dev`` on Debian).
-This whole process will take some time and quite a lot of memory. To
-reduce the memory footprint of the translation process you can use the
-option ``--lowmem``::
-    python translate.py --run targetpypystandalone.py --lowmem
-With this option the whole process should be
-runnable on a machine with 512Mb of RAM. If the translation is
+This whole process will take some time and quite a lot of memory (although it
+might just work on a machine with 512MB of RAM). If the translation is
 finished running and after you closed the graph you will be greeted
 (because of ``--run`` option) by the friendly prompt of a PyPy
 executable that is not running on top of CPython any more::

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