Propellerhead Software

Go Back   Propellerhead Forum > General Forum (read only)

 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #1  
Old 2002-09-29, 12:45
Matti Matti is offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Posts: 22
Samples and memory - weird pc experience.

Today, I wanted to test how many Mb of samples Reason could hold on my system with 512 Mb RAM.

So, first I made a file that I knew were too big - 744 Mb. And yes, when trying to load it I got an "Out of memory" message.

But then I made three files of 220 Mb each - and Reason had no problem loading all three! Ok, they're three identical files, but how's Reason to know? I guess loading three instances of the same file would be a different matter.

So, here I am with more Mb of samples loaded than my RAM actually has room for. They *are* loaded into RAM, right? If not, why the first "Out of memory" message?

I couldn't find any info on memory handling in the manuals, either.
 

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT +2. The time now is 06:55.