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Re: MMap problem with "apt" -v 0.5.4



On Mon, 2004-10-25 at 21:45, Eric Dickner wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> I am able to download the Packages file from
> "http.us.debian.org/debian testing main contrib
> non-free" but it is large, about 3.1 Meg I think. 
> When my version of apt tries to process this list it
> gives this error:
> 
> "Out of MMap memory"
> 
> or something like that.  Of course, I tried to get a
> newer version of apt but 0.5.4 is the latest one that
> I am able to get.  The newer one is in the "testing"
> repository...that I can't get at.
> 
> What do I do?

Google it, perhaps taking another look at the error message first. Might
it actually say: "E: Dynamic MMap ran out of room" ?

I know this is probably a new problem for you...but for some of the rest
of us, it is getting pretty old. No offense, but please STFW.

-davidc



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