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Re: vim consume huge memory and can cause oom stty rows/columns 65535

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  • Christian Brabandt
    Hi jimmywang! ... I see this too. Well, don t set your rows and columns to those insane values then. regards, Christian -- Heute muß man seine Leute
    Message 1 of 4 , May 14 5:20 AM
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      Hi jimmywang!

      On Mo, 13 Mai 2013, jimmywang wrote:

      > vi developers,
      >
      > With the following setting, vi can consume up to 40GB on my Linux (64 bit) machine:
      >
      > stty rows 65535
      > stty columns 65535
      > vi /tmp/foo
      >
      > Please don't run as root as you may bring down your Linux machine (due to Out Of Memory).
      >
      > I think this need to be fixed. Let me know your thoughts.

      I see this too. Well, don't set your rows and columns to those insane
      values then.

      regards,
      Christian
      --
      Heute muß man seine Leute motivieren, anbrüllen allein nützt nichts mehr.

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