Gale wrote:
>How large is your paging file?
 
Paging file is 1 gb
 
C: drive has 25.5 gb free space out of 111 gb
roughly 25% free
disk is regularly de-fragged.
 
Peter.
 
Peter Sampson
Tel: +44 (0)1625 524 780
Mob: +44 (0)7732 278 299
From: Gale Andrews <gale@audacityteam.org>
To: audacity-quality@lists.sourceforge.net
Cc: otey@stanford.edu
Sent: Thursday, August 16, 2012 9:46 PM
Subject: Re: [Audacity-quality] [Audacity-devel] Time Scale crashes in 2.02 rc2 WAS Re: Audacity 2.0.2rc2 (release candidate 2) is ready for testing.


| From Peter Sampson <petersampson48@yahoo.com>
| Thu, 16 Aug 2012 12:13:54 -0700 (PDT)
| Subject: [Audacity-quality] [Audacity-devel] Time Scale crashes in 2.02 rc2 WAS Re: Audacity 2.0.2rc2 (release candidate 2) is ready for testing.
> Not sure at all  Clayton.
>
> But just before it hung it flashed up the Windows msg about running low
> on virtual memory and advising that Windows is adding to the VM this
> has often happened on this old PC and usually operates reasonably quickly.
>
> After 10 minutes or so with nowt happening and Audacity well stalled I killed
> the  non-responding Audacity process with Task Manager and opened up
> Audacity again for  step 3) the 9 minute audio clip test.

How large is your paging file?




Gale



>  From: Clayton Otey <otey@stanford.edu>
>  To: Peter Sampson <petersampson48@yahoo.com>; "audacity-devel@lists.sourceforge.net" <audacity-devel@lists.sourceforge.net>
>  Sent: Thursday, August 16, 2012 7:18 PM
>  Subject: Re: [Audacity-devel] [Audacity-quality] Time Scale crashes in 2.02 rc2 WAS Re: Audacity 2.0.2rc2 (release candidate 2) is ready for testing.


> Are you sure 2) was a virtual memory problem?
>
> On Thursday, August 16, 2012, Peter Sampson wrote:
> Gale wrote:
> > >If Peter's reading this, it would be great if he could test
> > >patch 4 on his XP 32-bit hardware
> >
> > Done:
> >
> > 1) I tested with two 3 - 3.5 minute audio files - both worked fine
> >
> > 2) Tested  with a one hour audio file - Audacity choked and
> > froze at 1:03:20  processing with 0:07:59 remaining processing
> > time - but this was because my PC ran out of virtual memory
> > space (I do only have half a meg of RAM in this engine).
> >
> > 3) Tested a nine minute audio clip - worked fine.
> >
> > Peter
> >
> > Peter Sampson
> > Tel: +44 (0)1625 524 780
> > Mob: +44 (0)7732 278 299
> >
> >
> >  From: Gale (Audacity Team) <<>gale@audacityteam.org>
> > To: <>audacity-devel@lists.sourceforge.net
> >  Sent: Thursday, August 16, 2012 11:51 AM
> > Subject: Re: [Audacity-devel] [Audacity-quality] Time Scale crashes in 2.02 rc2 WAS Re: Audacity 2.0.2rc2 (release candidate 2) is ready for testing.
> > 
> > 
> >  Clayton's patch 4 ought to be better (in principle) than patch 3 (which is in
> > rc2)
> > because patch 4 now includes a fix for the crash processing at/near the
> > start -
> > we just need as much testing as possible on patch 4 in the next 12 hours to
> >  make a decision.
> >
> > I had no problems with Clayton's patch 4 on Ubuntu 32-bit or Win 7 x64. I'm
> > yet
> > to try on XP 32-bit (on 64-bit hardware). If Peter's reading this, it would
> > be
> > great if he could test patch 4 on his XP 32-bit hardware ( see
> >  http://forum.audacityteam.org/viewtopic.php?p=188901#p188901 to download
> > the build).
> >
> >
> > Gale


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