On Sunday 03 November 2002 01:26, Robin Fairbairns wrote:
> > From what I understand a "capacity exceeded" message generally indicates
> > sloppy coding; and capacities rarely need to be increased. However I have
> > a situation using Omega where teTeX gives me
> >
> > ! Omega capacity exceeded, sorry [number of strings=3265]
> >
> > but fpTeX gives me no problems at all. Is there a way I can increase the
> > appropriate values in teTeX? Is there a number whose valuse I can compare
> > in both teTeX and fpTeX? Note that I am using the same Omega, version
> > 1.15, in both fpTeX and teTeX from TeX-Live6.

> pool_size = 1250000
> pool_free = 47500
> max_strings = 100000
> string_vacancies = 90000

Appears to be working now. Thnx a million!

By the way, texmf.cnf had the same original values for the four above 
variables in both fpTeX and teTeX (TeXLive6). So I don't know why Omega's 
capacity was exceeded on teTeX and not fpTeX.

Best wishes

Dr. Idris S Hamid
Department of Philosophy
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 80523

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