Memory issues on 2.1.0b4-2 standalone installer

Maritza Mendez martitzam at
Wed Dec 30 17:40:12 GMT 2009

Is it really important to have a 64 bit build for windows?  I have not
seen these problems but honestly don't have many 64 bit windows with
bzr installed yet.  so far the x32 builds seem to work ok for me on
win64.  I do have memory issues with bzr bit no more with 64 than 32


On 12/30/09, Alexander Belchenko <bialix at> wrote:
> Joseph Winston пишет:
>> When I use the bzr version 2.1.0b4-2 on a Vista-64 system, bzr reports
>> that it is out of memory.
>> I'm running the following command to check out a large SVN branch that
>> contains at least one file that is about 500M.
>> bzr checkout --lightweight svn://somemachine/ndi/eiw/trunk
>> D:/home/jody/work/BZR/EIW
>> After working for I while, I receive the following message:
>> Out of memory - terminating application.
>> This application has requested the Runtime to terminate it in an unusual
>> way. Please contact the application's support team for more information.
>> This is on a system with 16G of RAM and 32G of swap. Window's task
>> manager never shows more than 4G usage.
>> Does this issue mean that I need to build a complete x86_64 version of
>> bazaar so that I can checkout this branch?
> If you're using standalone installer then you're using 32-bit version of
> bzr. So you're definitely need to compile 64-bit version.

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