[PD] GEM - "too many open files"-error with [pix_multiimage]

orjo gem at orjo.net
Fri Mar 16 12:55:25 CET 2007


i am using version 0.91-cvs with winXP..
this was the newest version for win, that i could find..

but here the bug still appears..


IOhannes m zmölnig wrote:
> hi.
> orjo wrote:
>> i am currently working on a gem-project that uses a lot of images.
>> the images are loaded and switched with [pix_multiimage] - and i want 
>> to change the set of images a few times, so i load quite a lot of 
>> images into memory..
>> and quite soon - after having loaded a few sets - all together about 
>> 2 or 3 thousand pictures, the "too many open files" message occurs.
>> is there some fix or workaround for gem on win32 yet ?
>> my project is nearly done - so this is the only (and a quite serious) 
>> problem i got.
>> would need something like a really fast fix or workaround ;)
> which version of Gem are you using (exactly(!))?
> i think this has been fixed in CVS a while ago, so you probably should 
> try one of the "experimental" CVS builds for windows.
> mfgas.dr
> IOhannes
> PS: your mail made it to the list just fine... what exactly were your 
> problems?

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