[NTG-context] Itemize without page break

luigi scarso luigi.scarso at gmail.com
Thu Mar 22 13:05:06 CET 2012


On Thu, Mar 22, 2012 at 3:01 AM, Kip Warner <kip at thevertigo.com> wrote:

>What's probably happening is eventually the system runs out of memory,
>the swap gets depleted as well, and as a last act of desperation, the
>kernel finally denies an allocation request to luatex which is pretty
>rare. The latter probably then dereferences the null pointer and then it
>blows.
Yes, can be, but LuaTex has it's memory manager that  should manage
this situation
just to avoid segmentation faults. I will see if I'm able to setup a vm .

>
> I'm not sure if this is a concept inherited from TeX, but if it is, it's
> probably not a good idea for the documentation and the user interface to
> assume that ConTeXt users have a background with TeX or derived.
Hm, ConTeXt is rooted in TeX and plain TeX.
It helps a lot to know TeX (and eTeX and pdfTeX).


-- 
luigi


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