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Re: st: Cannot allocate more than 779 MB to STATA11


From   roland andersson <rolandersson@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Cannot allocate more than 779 MB to STATA11
Date   Thu, 24 Dec 2009 11:53:21 +0100

That does not explain the difference between STATA9 and STATA11. I
often use 850MB is STATA9 and I assume without using virtual memory,
but STATA11 just refuse to allocate memory.

Has STATA11 larger overhead?

I do not want to change OS to use STATA11 in the same way as I used STATA9.

Roland Andersson

2009/12/24 Neil Shephard <nshephard@gmail.com>:
> See the FAQ at http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/win/winmemory.html
>
> Basically you'll need to upgrade your OS.
>
> On Thu, Dec 24, 2009 at 10:42 AM, roland andersson
> <rolandersson@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I just opened my own christmaspresent and tried the STATA11. I could
>> not allocate more than 779 MB to the program, whereas I can allocate
>> much more to STATA9. This is a disappointment. I run Windows XP and
>> have 2 GB RAM.
>>
>> Can someone explain these results of the memory command in STATA11 and
>> STATA9. Is there something I can do to allocate more memory?
>>
>> . memory
>>                bytes
>>
>> Details of set memory usage
>> overhead (pointers)             0        0.00%
>> data            0        0.00%
>>                ----------------------------
>> data + overhead         0        0.00%
>> free            816,840,696      100.00%
>>                ----------------------------
>> Total allocated         816,840,696      100.00%
>>
>> Other memory usage
>> system overhead         1,600,258
>> set matsize usage               1,315,200
>> programs, saved results,        etc.    105
>>                ---------------
>> Total           2,915,563
>>
>> Grand total             819,756,259
>>
>> This is results of STATA9
>>
>>
>> . memory
>>                bytes
>>
>> Details of set memory usage
>> overhead (pointers)             0        0.00%
>> data            0        0.00%
>>                ----------------------------
>> data + overhead         0        0.00%
>> free            1,048,575,992      100.00%
>>                ----------------------------
>> Total allocated         1,048,575,992      100.00%
>>
>> Other memory usage
>> system overhead         745,154
>> set matsize usage               337,600
>> programs, saved results,        etc.    105
>>                ---------------
>> Total           1,082,859
>>
>> Grand total             1,049,658,851
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