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[Bug 1515554] Re: Using gedit to open a huge text file uses to much memory


Same file takes a longer time to load with nano in a terminal window,
but no crash and no message about not getting enough memory to use.

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  Using gedit to open a huge text file uses to much memory

Status in gedit package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  I made a file by dumping an epk-file with hexdump and as I wanted to
  open the file with gedit it worked fine in the beginning, but then
  gedit seemed to run out of memory and therefore crashed, but no crash
  reporter could load.

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 15.10
  Package: gedit 3.10.4-0ubuntu13
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.2.0-18.22-generic 4.2.3
  Uname: Linux 4.2.0-18-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.19.1-0ubuntu4
  Architecture: amd64
  CurrentDesktop: Unity
  Date: Thu Nov 12 11:45:46 2015
  InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-11-11 (1 days ago)
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 15.10 "Wily Werewolf" - Release amd64 (20151021)
  SourcePackage: gedit
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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