[Numpy-discussion] memmap limits

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Wed Nov 18 17:48:13 CST 2009


On Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 17:43, Mathew Yeates <mat.yeates@gmail.com> wrote:
> What limits are there on file size when using memmap?

With a modern filesystem, usually you are only limited to the amount
of contiguous free space in your process's current address space.

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Robert Kern

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though it had an underlying truth."
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