LFS-6.0 testing make fails with "make: *** virtual memoryexhausted. Stop"

Hai Zaar gmmnt at hotmail.com
Thu Jul 22 12:28:49 PDT 2004

>Hi, all!
>It turns out that make-3.80 has (vital for me) bug:
>When you feed it with BIG makefile, it fails with
>       make: *** virtual memory exhausted.  Stop
>error. The error occures while it parses makefile itself, even before 
>starting to build any targets.

Well forgot to notice:
Host system hardware :
Dual P4-Xeon 3.06Ghz, 2GB RAM, 1GB swap
and my "free RAM bar" even did not came close to 'half-used', so it could 
not be real memory problem. (And by the way, patch did the trick).

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