Re: [Rd] memory issues with new release (PR#9344)

From: Peter Dalgaard <>
Date: Mon 06 Nov 2006 - 17:20:33 GMT writes:

> Full_Name: Derek Elmerick
> Version: 2.4.0
> OS: Windows XP
> Submission from: (NULL) (
> hello -
> i have some code that i run regularly using R version 2.3.x . the final step of
> the code is to build a multinomial logit model. the dataset is large; however, i
> have not had issues in the past. i just installed the 2.4.0 version of R and now
> have memory allocation issues. to verify, i ran the code again against the 2.3
> version and no problems. since i have set the memory limit to the max size, i
> have no alternative but to downgrade to the 2.3 version. thoughts?

And what do you expect the maintainers to do about it? (I.e. why are you filing a bug report.)

You give absolutely no handle on what the cause of the problem might be, or even to reproduce it. It may be a bug, or maybe just R requiring more memory to run than previously.

   O__  ---- Peter Dalgaard             Ă˜ster Farimagsgade 5, Entr.B
  c/ /'_ --- Dept. of Biostatistics     PO Box 2099, 1014 Cph. K
 (*) \(*) -- University of Copenhagen   Denmark          Ph:  (+45) 35327918
~~~~~~~~~~ - (                  FAX: (+45) 35327907

______________________________________________ mailing list
Received on Tue Nov 07 10:15:52 2006

Archive maintained by Robert King, hosted by the discipline of statistics at the University of Newcastle, Australia.
Archive generated by hypermail 2.1.8, at Tue 07 Nov 2006 - 00:30:36 GMT.

Mailing list information is available at Please read the posting guide before posting to the list.