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.
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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.
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> 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.
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I have 20480 K (same as yours?), which is the suggested value. Has the
problem, though.
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> 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.
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Under what conditions would this be so?

Best regards,
Ken N.




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