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Old 04-03-2003, 07:36 PM   #1
hhegab
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A Latex Problem


Hi all,

I have been trying to compile a file with the latex command, but I had the following output and as you see it complains of

! TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [main memory size=350001].

So, what should I do? I want to compile the file.
PS.
I have been able to compile files with more than 200 pages without any problems, not what does the above line mean? and how may I increase the main memory size?

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Old 04-03-2003, 07:38 PM   #2
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Are you trying to include a few 1200dpi
bitmaps or something? :}


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Old 04-03-2003, 08:03 PM   #3
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I think you may want to look at:
/usr/share/texmf/web2c/texmf.cnf

^if its not there, do a 'kpsewhich texmf.cnf' to find it.

On my box:
Quote:
%%% This file is automatically generated by update-texmf
%
% Please do not edit this file directly. If you want to change or add
% anything please take a look at the files in /etc/texmf/texmf.d, and
% invoke update-texmf.
looks like what you;re looking for since there's a bunch of different memory settings.

\edit
sorry about that, didn't notice the 'web2c' part. I don't have lots of time, but you should find enough info by googling the error.

Last edited by cuckoopint; 04-03-2003 at 08:07 PM.
 
  


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