[Numpy-discussion] lack of memory?

Matthew Miller mattdm@mattdm....
Tue Feb 17 22:03:18 CST 2009

On Tue, Feb 17, 2009 at 10:59:42PM -0500, Xiaoyu Chu wrote:
>        I am trying to compute the eigenvalues of a matrix of size 200*200.
> What happened is that whenever I run the program, python dies, without
> showing an error message. The program works fine when the matrix size is
> small, like in 10s. Does anyone know if it is because of the memory issue or
> something else? By the way,  I am using the method linalg.eigvals(M)

Is this on Linux? If so, try this at a terminal prompt:

 dmesg | grep oom

Matthew Miller           mattdm@mattdm.org          <http://mattdm.org/>

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