[Bulk] [TxMt] Is TM memory hog? 10MB text file makes TM use 564MB of RAM
khorton01 at rogers.com
Tue May 13 01:16:16 UTC 2008
On 12-May-08, at 19:08 , Adam Strzelecki wrote:
> I just want to ask if anybody can confirm TM taking the 564MB
> physical (1.3GB VM) with this simple test:
> $ otool -tv /Applications/TextMate.app/Contents/MacOS/TextMate > /
> /tmp/tm.s is ~11MB
> Close TM, and run:
> $ mate /tmp/tm.s
> Open Activity Monitor and check TM memory usage.
> It means if I open 3 such files I'm out of my RAM. This is really
> nothing good. I'd accept 1:5 filesize/mem usage ratio, but 1:50 is
> kind too much.
I get real memory 137 MB, and VM 1.03 GB.
If I open TM without any files at all, I get real memory 13 MB, and VM
935 MB, so the increment caused by opening this large file is less
than 10:1 on VM.
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