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[h-e-w] buffer size

From: Brent Everitt
Subject: [h-e-w] buffer size
Date: Thu, 20 Nov 2003 15:28:12 -0500
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I have a really large (roughly 400 Mb) text file to edit. When I try and load into emacs 
I get "maximum buffer size exceeded" or some such.  What is the best way around 

(I am running this on a laptop running Windows XP, with 512 Mb ram)


Brent Everitt Department of Mathematics, University of York, York YO10 5DD, England

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