Re: [R] Problem in executing R on server

From: Erik Iverson <iverson_at_biostat.wisc.edu>
Date: Thu, 05 Jun 2008 21:29:10 -0500

How much RAM is installed in your Sun Solaris server? How much RAM is installed on your PC?

Jason Lee wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I am actually trying to do some matrix multiplications of large datasets
> of 3000 columns and 150 rows.
>
> And I am running R version 2.7.0. <http://2.7.0.>
>
> I tried setting R --min-vsize=10M --max-vsize=100M --min-nsize=500k
> --max-nsize=1000M
>
> Yet I still get:-
>
> Error: cannot allocate vector of size 17.7 Mb
>
> I am running on Sun Solaris server.
>
> Please advise.
> Thanks.
> On Fri, Jun 6, 2008 at 11:50 AM, Erik Iverson <iverson_at_biostat.wisc.edu
> <mailto:iverson_at_biostat.wisc.edu>> wrote:
>
>
>
> Jason Lee wrote:
>
> Hi R-listers,
>
> I have problem in executing my R on server. It returns me
>
> Error: cannot allocate vector of size 15.8 Mb
>
> each time when i execute R on the server. But it doesnt give me
> any problem
> when i try executing on my own Pc (except it runs extremely slow).
>
> Any pointers to this? I tried to read the FAQ on this issue
> before in the
> archive but it seems there is no one solution to this.
>
>
> And that is because there is no one cause to this issue. I might
> guess your 'server' has less memory than your 'PC', but you didn't
> say anything your respective setups, or what you are even trying to
> do with R.
>
>
> I tried to
>
> simplified my code but it seems the problem is still the same.
>
>
>
> Please advise. Thanks.
>
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