Hi Ben, very good idea, I'm facing the same issue for very long report and your solution may be helpful.
> -----Messaggio originale----- > Da: Andreas Delmelle [mailto:andreas.delme...@telenet.be] > Inviato: giovedì 4 giugno 2009 14.35 > A: email@example.com > Oggetto: Re: Apache FOP 0.95 Patch </snip> > I once ran a test with a document > containing one single fo:block with the pre-formatted text of an > entire book. Without 'linefeed-treatment="preserve"', FOP needed at > least 768MB to avoid running out of memory, because it had to > recompute all the line-breaks. Preserving the linefeeds, I needed only > 64MB (maybe even lower, but I don't think I tried that). Andreas, this recalls me an old thread: http://markmail.org/thread/j3zg47pfwjjn3y6v. Maybe the adjustment ratio have some responsibility on the high memory consumption. Dario -- CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This e-mail message from the IMA Group (including all attachments) is for the sole use of the intended recipient(s) and may contain confidential and privileged information. Please note that any opinions expressed in this e-mail are those of the author personally and not the IMA Group, who do not accept responsibility for the contents of the message. Any unauthorised review, use, disclosure, copying or distribution is strictly prohibited. If you are not the intended recipient, please contact the sender by reply e-mail and destroy all copies of the original message and its attachments.