[Rd] memory issues with new release (PR#9344)

Peter Dalgaard p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Mon Nov 6 18:20:33 CET 2006

delmeric at gmail.com writes:

> Full_Name: Derek Elmerick
> Version: 2.4.0
> OS: Windows XP
> Submission from: (NULL) (
> hello -
> i have some code that i run regularly using R version 2.3.x . the final step of
> the code is to build a multinomial logit model. the dataset is large; however, i
> have not had issues in the past. i just installed the 2.4.0 version of R and now
> have memory allocation issues. to verify, i ran the code again against the 2.3
> version and no problems. since i have set the memory limit to the max size, i
> have no alternative but to downgrade to the 2.3 version. thoughts?

And what do you expect the maintainers to do about it? (I.e. why are
you filing a bug report.)

You give absolutely no handle on what the cause of the problem might
be, or even to reproduce it. It may be a bug, or maybe just R
requiring more memory to run than previously.

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