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occasional errors citing heap_chunk_size of *0* ??
- From: "John Harris (TT)" <john dot harris at tradingtechnologies dot com>
- To: "'cygwin at cygwin dot com'" <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 08:01:10 -0500
- Subject: occasional errors citing heap_chunk_size of *0* ??
This has been bugging me for some time now. I can find only one other
person reporting the problem (it happened to him only once). I've read all
about setting the heap_chunk thing in the registry and tried all that, to no
The problem is seemingly not a complaint about not being able to allocate a
certain large amount of memory, but a *zero* amount (how could you ever not
be able to allocate zero?). Trying the commands repeatedly ultimately
works. Can anyone advise?
cygcheck version 1.32
System Checker for Cygwin
Copyright 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 Red Hat, Inc.
Compiled on Mar 18 2003
cat d:/tt-dev/allsrc.txt | sed 's/.*/\"\\0\"/' | xargs -r -l100 egrep -Hni
t:\cygwin\bin\cat.exe: *** unable to allocate heap, heap_chunk_size 0, Win32
t:\cygwin\bin\xargs.exe: *** unable to allocate heap, heap_chunk_size 0,
Win32 error 0
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