Stata The Stata listserver
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date index][Thread index]

st: Re: statalist-digest V4 #1529


From   A Pal <nbertest@yahoo.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: Re: statalist-digest V4 #1529
Date   Mon, 23 Feb 2004 12:48:04 -0800 (PST)

Kit,

Thanks for your reply.  According to ulimit, I can
get unlimited system resources.  

Thanks,

Jyan

----------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> Date: Sat, 21 Feb 2004 18:04:01 -0500
> From: Christopher F Baum <baum@bc.edu>
> Subject: st: Re: op. sys. refuses to start new
> process
> 
> On Feb 21, 2004, at 2:33 AM, A. Pal wrote:
> 
> > When I try to launch a Stata job, I get an error
> > message:
> >
> > op. sys. refused to start new process
> > r(702);
> >
> >
> > from a UNIX machine.  My .do file request 1000m
> > memory.  I make the request under the conditions
> >
> > Memory: 8192M real, 4367M free, 224M swap free
> >
> > So, there should be sufficient memory.  Any ideas
> what
> > causes this or more importantly how to fix?
> 
> Insufficient memory will indeed give this error. Are
> you sure that your 
> Unix process limits allow you to grab that much
> memory (presumably more 
> than 1 Gb, if Stata allocates 1 Gb for just data)?
> Irregardless of how 
> much memory is on the machine, there are limits to
> the memory partition 
> that each user may request. "man ulimit" will tell
> you more on my Unix 
> system.
> 
> Kit
> 
> *
> *   For searches and help try:
> *  
> http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html
> *   http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq
> *   http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/
> 
> ------------------------------


__________________________________
Do you Yahoo!?
Yahoo! Mail SpamGuard - Read only the mail you want.
http://antispam.yahoo.com/tools
*
*   For searches and help try:
*   http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html
*   http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq
*   http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/



© Copyright 1996–2014 StataCorp LP   |   Terms of use   |   Privacy   |   Contact us   |   What's new   |   Site index