Re: Bug#166758: apt: DynamicMMap too static?
On Thu, 7 Nov 2002, Marius Gedminas wrote:
> This cannot be fixed by increasing a magic value (I'm guessing
> APT:Cache-Limit) in apt.conf, because in the code the DynamicMMap
> constructor is never passed a WorkSpace argument and the default value
> of 2 MBytes is always used.
Er it can and does work just fine. The command line option is '-o
APT::Cache-Limit=16777216' for instances.
> Or at least a working apt.conf value should be provided for us crazy
> users who try to have all Debian branches from at least two nearest
> mirrors in our sources.list/
/usr/share/doc/apt/examples/configure-index.gc contains the exact syntax