[Rd] How to debug: Cons memory exhausted

From: Saptarshi Guha <saptarshi.guha_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 20 Jun 2010 11:15:45 -0400

I get an error when binary structures from a pipe

'Error: cons memory exhausted (limit reached?)' (but R does not crash)

This is probably due to some bug in my code, but occurs after reading about 85K pairs of RAWSXP objects (each < 20 bytes).

I do not have any explicit calls to malloc/calloc

I'm going through my code and have inserted the (brute force) printf statements
my question is: Does anybody have an advice on debugging this particular error?

Any help will be appreciated

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