> did anybody succeed to make SBCL run on Virtuozzo?
Not that I'm aware of. I've run into the same failure that you have.
> I'm stuck with
> neuss@...:~$ sbcl
> mmap: Cannot allocate memory
> ensure_space: failed to validate 536870912 bytes at 0x09000000
> (hint: Try "ulimit -a"; maybe you should increase memory limits.)
This is a consequence of the way Virtuozzo handles memory management.
Because it's a result of the system's design, the only solution is to use
another VM system.
If I understand it correctly, Virtozzo isn't a true VM system in the sense
of VMware or Xen. Rather than presenting virtualised hardware instances on
which OSes can be installed, it runs everything within the one OS and
simply separates the processes logically - hence the term "lightweight
I may be completely wrong on those details, of course, but either way my
experience has been complete failure on Virtuozzo, and consistent success