[oXygen-user] Can't edit 11 meg file
Fri Nov 23 12:14:53 CST 2007
On Nov 23, 2007, at 5:33 AM, Radu Coravu wrote:
> Dear Timothy,
> In order to edit it Oxygen keeps the whole file in memory.
> The amount of memory needed to open a file is several times larger
> than the file size when opening it in Text mode and is lower when
> opening it in Grid or Author mode.
> Also the Tree Editor available in Oxygen has a much smaller memory
> It also depends on the file structure and whether it has many long
> You can find out how much memory is available for Oxygen by opening
> the About dialog and reading the "JVM memory used - Total" field.
> The standard total memory setting in Oxygen should be more than
> enough to open an 11 MB file.
> If you give us access to the file maybe we could take a look at it
> and see if we can improve anything in the Oxygen memory usage.
> If the archived version of the file is above 1 MB maybe you could
> post a link with it.
Ya, I understand all of that. But you seem to think it is fine that
an 11 meg file can't be opened. 11 meg! I don't need an excuse for
why an application running on a laptop with 4 gig of memory can't edit
an 11 meg file. For pete' sake, stop and look at your friggin
response! It's an 11 meg file.
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