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Re: MCL1.3.2 and heap size
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: MCL1.3.2 and heap size
- From: email@example.com (Richard Lynch)
- Date: Fri, 31 May 91 13:23:53 CDT
> Date: 31 May 91 16:06:00 GMT
> From: Ranson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Is there a way to set the application heap size for v1.3.2? I know people who
> use large pictures, and feel like they live in the middle of a mine field. The
> manual for 2.0 gives a nice hint (increase the heap size), but the resource
> mentionned (LSIZ?) does not exist for 1.3.2.
>The only way to do this is through brute force: Allocate a very large
>MacPointer (large enough to force your Mac heap to grow), and then
>dispose of it. The initial allocation will take a little while,
>but after that you should be OK.
But then, is that space not reclaimed if a GC occurs and it's not being
Or can the Mac heap only increase in size?
"TANSTAAFL" Rich email@example.com