[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[Axiom-developer] RE: timeout?

From: Bill Page
Subject: [Axiom-developer] RE: timeout?
Date: Fri, 15 Sep 2006 17:39:19 -0400


On September 15, 2006 1:00 PM you wrote:
> Bill Page writes:
> > Yes, there is a time-limit of 1 minute for Axiom on MathAction
> > to prevent any problems where a run-away process hangs the whole
> > system.
> > 
> > Can you think of why it might take more than a minute to compile
> > that page? If absolutely necessary I can temporarily relax this
> > restriction.
> Well, it takes several minutes on my computer. I don't really know
> why, but I know that the compiler is a very sensitive creature. For 
> example, moving the operations ord1, ord2, deg1, deg2 towards the
> end of the constructor GUESS, on my machine, the code will take
> nearly an hour to compile.

That is ridiculously long! There has got to be a pretty serious
but in SPAD to take so long. :-(

> Similar findings are actually documented in some algebra 
> files that are currently shipped with axiom...

This does not seem to happen during the usual build of Axiom.

> Thus, please either temporarily relax the time restriction 
> (set it to 10 min, for example) or compile the file by hand...

It was easy for me to change it to 60 minutes. So you should
have plenty of time to compile now.

Bill Page.

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]