I appreciate at the moment the helpful suggestions through the people on
this list which give me an idea where the problem lies and some possible
Thanks for the answers.
> Von: Simon Baumberg
> Gesendet: Freitag, 9. Juli 1999 12:55
> An: 'firstname.lastname@example.org'
> Betreff: size limitations or...
> I have begun to configure and use Swish-e on our intranet for the first
> time and have run into the following error message while trying to create
> an index file.
> /usr/local/bin/swish-e -i /mnt/htmldocs/ -c /opt/swish/src/user.config -f
> ../search/swish/index -v 3 > swishindex.log
> swish: Ran out of memory (could not allocate enough)!
> I have roughly over 20,000 files (including .gifs etc, although I have
> opted not to index them in the config file) using roughly 330MB space on
> the hd. I have roughly 310MB free space on the hd.
> server harddisk
> Used : ~330 MB
> Available : ~310
> Total : ~640 MB
> Has anybody experienced problems with similar amounts of files to index?
> Since I have no idea how to proceed with this problem except blindly
> testing different configurations and go from there, I would appreciate if
> somebody with more experience with swish-e could point me in the general
> direction of the problem/solution.
> Thanks in advance
> S. Baumberg
Received on Fri Jul 9 04:43:11 1999