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Re: MMap ran out of room

on Fri, Jan 02, 2004 at 07:58:49PM +0100, Andreas Janssen (andreas.janssen@bigfoot.com) wrote:
> Hello
> Karen Larson (<larson@cs.uwp.edu>) wrote:
> > I had been installing Debian mixture of stable and testing (needed
> > kernel modules for nic and video that weren't in stable)  on a machine
> > before Christmas.  I am using the kernel-image 2.4.22-1-686 package
> > from
> > testing.  Everything was working before I left for the holiday.  Now
> > that I am back and want to get this machine fully ready to use, I ran
> > the 'apt-get update' command and got the following error message:
> > 
> > Reading Package Lists... Error!
> > E: Dynamic MMap ran out of room
> > E: Error occured while processing acl-alisp8 (NewVersion1)
> > E: Problem with MergeList
> Your apt cache is too small. You can find a solution for your problem in
> the list archive at lists.debian.org or groups.google.com (group
> linux.debian.user). Just search for the error message.

    # echo 'APT::Cache-Limit "25165824";' >> /etc/apt/apt.conf


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