[fpc-devel] Memory consumed by strings
jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Sun Nov 23 11:50:07 CET 2008
On 23 Nov 2008, at 11:29, listmember wrote:
>> It is not hard to tell that an app that works with text files (such
>> as Lazarus) will consume 4 times more memory per file loaded.
> But, how much memory does, say, Lazarus --itself-- consume
> specifically for string storage when run for the first time?
From Matias' original answer: "For example the lazarus IDE typically
holds 50 to 200mb sources in memory."
I.e., at least 4 times 50 to 200mb.
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