> The parsing runs out memory. I also tried doubling the memory to 1024MB, and > still the same issue.
Memory consumption should be much lower if you create a database from your input (e.g. via the GUI). Does this help? Christian > > Kind regards > > > On 16 Oct 2016 09:15, "Christian Grün" <christian.gr...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Hi Shaun, > >> I do this through the MS DOS prompt, but -Xmx does not appear to be a >> parameter any more, > > If you work with the ZIP distributions of BaseX, you can adjust the > memory setting in the start scripts (in the bin directory). Otherwise, > you’ll need to pass it to to java, not BaseX itself. > >> Is there a better method for parsing large CSV files? I then want to add >> the >> resulting file tlk.xml to a new database. > > Did you check if it’s the CSV parsing or the fn:put call that causes the > error? > Christian > >  http://docs.basex.org/wiki/Database_Module#db:add > >