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- Subject: Re: [BUG] crash in Lua on table insertion
- From: "Pierre Chapuis" <catwell@...>
- Date: Thu, 11 May 2017 12:52:59 +0000
May 11, 2017 2:02 PM, "Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> The particular configuration I have encountered and reproduced this on is
>> Windows 8.1, 64-bit mode, but I think this is not Windows-specific.
> It crashed Lua 5.3.4 in Mac OS X but in Linux it gave an error "not
> enough memory".
This is probably because on most distributions the Linux kernel is configured to overcommit memory by default.
Try to run `sudo sysctl vm.overcommit_memory=2` before trying to reproduce. I suspect it will fail with "not enough memory" as well.