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From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-07-25 07:19:05

Hi Jürgen,

> I'm upgrading my projects to using M6 and found that memory consumption
> has increased dramatically.
> When building my biggest project (39339 Targets), bjam uses up
> 1346 (!) MB.


> Fortunately, I have got 1 GB real memory at work, so this
> simply just makes my box unuseable due to excessive swapping.
> bjam used to build to whole project using up about 300 MB.
> Even this is a lot, considered I have only 256 MB real memory at home.
> Vladimir, what must I provide so you can debug this ?

First, I'm interested to know if this difference if observable if you run bjam
with the "-n" switch. Second, it would be very interesting to find the exact
date at which bjam started to eat more memory than needed. I did not observe
any such effect on my project.

- Volodya


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