[NTG-context] Compiling a large metapost document

Stefan Nedeljkovic tsar.srb at gmail.com
Wed Jun 1 22:15:11 CEST 2022


The problem *is* the file size. There is not a minimal example,
because everything works when there is less drawdot commands. There is
125000+ drawdot commands in the file.
The run ends with the message:
If you really absolutely need more capacity, you can ask a wizard to
enlarge me.
mtx-context     | fatal error: return code: 1

I really don't know how to "enlarge" LMTX, so my question is not about
debugging the file, but rather compiling it. The current version of the
file should produce no syntax etc. errors. I accidentally uploaded the
wrong file twice, now it should be fixed, and you should get the same
message in the console as me.

On Wed, Jun 1, 2022 at 9:35 PM Thomas A. Schmitz via ntg-context <
ntg-context at ntg.nl> wrote:

>
>
> On 6/1/22 19:35, Stefan Nedeljkovic via ntg-context wrote:
> > Sorry, i just updated the file, should now compile, but fail due to
> > resources. Are the configuration options to context that would enable
> > this file to be compiled?
> The question still stands: what do you expect us to do? Hunt for a
> problem through a huge file? What have you done to identify this
> problem? Is there a minimal example?
>
> Thomas
>
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