[NTG-context] Compiling a large metapost document

Stefan Nedeljkovic tsar.srb at gmail.com
Wed Jun 1 22:16:34 CEST 2022


P.S. Use the last link I posted, the updated file is there.

On Wed, Jun 1, 2022 at 10:15 PM Stefan Nedeljkovic <tsar.srb at gmail.com>
wrote:

> 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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