[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

bug#3918: maximum buffer size exceed

From: Murali Krishna (gunkrish)
Subject: bug#3918: maximum buffer size exceed
Date: Sun, 26 Jul 2009 21:48:07 +0530

Hi Stefan,

What and where need to change in C code, could you please tell me the
procedure how to do it?


-----Original Message-----
From: Stefan Monnier [mailto:address@hidden 
Sent: Sunday, July 26, 2009 8:14 PM
To: Murali Krishna (gunkrish)
Cc: address@hidden
Subject: Re: bug#3918: maximum buffer size exceed

tag 3918 wontfix

> Recent messages:
> File TAGS is large (288MB), really open? (y or n)
> byte-code: Maximum buffer size exceeded Making completion list...
> call-interactively: Text is read-only
> call-interactively: End of buffer [8 times] Making completion list... 
> [3 times]
> call-interactively: Text is read-only
> Quit
> Making completion list... [2 times]
> Loading emacsbug...done

> How can I open large file in EMACS?

IIRC, on a 64bit system, you can open files upto 2GB.
On 32bit systems, you're currently limited to 256MB only (it could be
pushed to 512MB with some changes to the C code), and going
significantly further is pretty difficult.


reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]