Re: Memory a Mud takes up

From: George (greerga@DRAGON.HAM.MUOHIO.EDU)
Date: 10/31/97

On Fri, 31 Oct 1997, Sean Butler wrote:

>        The mud I am working on currently uses about 15-17meg, however,
>        it has a reasonably large wilderness.  One thing that no one
>        offered as a way to cut down on some of the overhead is to compile
>        the mud without the -g option (debugging info).  This will reduce
>        the amount of memory it consumes to some degree.

That'll reduce the size of the binary file which is typically 2 megs or
less already (800k for stock bpl12).  Taking out debugging information may
drop that to 500k (350k for stock bpl12) but that's still hardly anything
compared to 35 mb.

George Greer  -   | Genius may have its limitations, but stupidity | is not thus handicapped. -- Elbert Hubbard

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