Dictionary crash.

Ken Norris (dialup) pixelbird at interisland.net
Sun Feb 10 04:38:00 EST 2002

on 2/9/02 9:31 PM, J. Landman Gay at jacque at hyperactivesw.com wrote:

> curry at kagi.com wrote:
>> When I had 32M physical memory, I had dictionary problems--incredible
>> slowness opening the dictionary and closing Rev application, and frequent
>> crashes after choosing a search term before the definition window opened.
This is exactly what it's doing in my PowerBook. It has 48 mb, and can only
go to 64 mb. The extra 16 mb memory involves changing out a card, and is
very difficult to locate.
> I've got 196 megs with 20 megs alone allocated to Rev. I wasn't getting
> the crash in Rev 1.1, so I don't think RAM is the problem.
I have 20480 K (same as yours?), which is the suggested value. Has the
problem, though.
> I heard recently that on MacOS it is sometimes detrimental to allocate
> too much RAM to MC/Rev. Maybe I'll take it back down a notch and see
> what happens.
Under what conditions would this be so?

Best regards,
Ken N.

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