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SubjectRe: Question on the current behaviour of malloc () on Linux
On 12/21/05, linux-os (Dick Johnson) <> wrote:
> To make your wishes come true execute:
> echo "1" >/proc/sys/vm/overcommit_memory


> ... as a super-user.
> That will make malloc() fail when there isn't any more virtual
> memory.

Jesper Juhl <>
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