Re: apt error, Dynamic MMap ran out of room
On Fri, 29 Nov 2002, Faheem Mitha wrote:
> On Thu, 28 Nov 2002 10:36:02 -0500 (EST), Walter Tautz
> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > E: Dynamic MMap ran out of room
> > E: Error occured while processing ifplugd (NewFileVer1)
> > E: Problem with MergeList
> > /var/lib/apt/lists/ftp.de.debian.org_debian_dists_unstable_main_binary-i386_Packages
> > E: The package lists or status file could not be parsed or opened.
> > I am running woody with some packages from testing....
> Take a look at http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=166758
> The bottom line is you need to modify apt.conf. The syntax should be
> APT::Cache-Limit "4194304";
Yes, I did manage to find out the likely variable.... the weird thing
is changing one of the sources lists entry to point to another server
fixed.... it... later I changed the Cache-Limit also.... it's not as though
I had a 100 entries... anyway thanks
> (from /usr/share/doc/apt/examples/configure-index.gz). This is the
> current default, Jason Gunthorpe suggests changing it to 16777216 in
> the bug report page above.
> See /usr/share/doc/apt/examples/configure-index.gz and man apt.conf
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