[pypy-dev] GC error

Bengt Richter bokr at oz.net
Tue Jan 17 17:10:17 CET 2012

On 01/16/2012 03:26 PM Rich Drewes wrote:
> When I run my program with cpython, it consumes all available physical
> memory and then the swap space (as shown in 'top') grows up to about
> 17GB.  The program runs to completion.  When I run my program with pypy
> on default settings with JIT enabled, it throws that exception shown in
> my last email before it uses much swap space at all (using only about
> 4GB swap with>30GB swap still free).
could that 4GB correspond to a 32-bit representation of size
somewhere that needs to be bigger?

Bengt Richter

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