RE: [Emerald] More fun than I'm allowed to have

David V. Brenner ( (no email) )
Sun, 15 Aug 1999 20:23:05 -0700

> Also, keep in mind that the memory setting that you changed is in 2k
> increments--not 1, so if you entered in 262144, you told SQL to allocate
> over 500MB of RAM to it when it starts. That RAM wasn't available, so SQL
> didn't start.

So when I was using the setting 131072 on a machine with 256 megs of real
memory, what I was really doing was telling SQL, "Use it all, baby, yeah!"?

David V. Brenner -
International Services Network Corporation

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