LT+ on SUN (RAM error)?

Dave Gerdes dpgerdes at
Mon Jun 7 10:54:49 EDT 1993

LTPlus comes with a default limit of 8M for the size of the raster.
This can be changed by editing your 'config' file and changing the line:

malloc = 8000000

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> Date: Wed, 02 Jun 1993 11:30:03 MDT
> From: "Bruce K. Wylie (303) 490 8336" <wylie at>
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> Subject: LT+ on SUN (RAM error)?
>      Using the LTPlus from grass4.1 we get an error saying that we
> do not have enough RAM when we try to import a "ras" file. The
> LTPlus we have on a 386 PC with SCO unix has no problem (8 meg RAM)
> were as the SUN 1+ with 16 megs of RAM runs out of RAM. Have we
> missed something in the installation/compiling/configuration
> process or has the "import ras" command changed with the new
> version of LT+ so that the maximum value can not be set?
> Bruce Wylie

  David Gerdes
  US Army Construction Engineering Research Lab
  Spatial Analysis & Systems Team
  d-gerdes at

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