On Sun, May 14, 2017 at 22:18:02 -0400, Nicholas Jankowski wrote:
> On May 14, 2017 5:02 PM, "Mlondi Caluza" <[hidden email]> wrote:
> > Good Day every time I try to run a script in octave it gives me this message
> > 0 [main] us 0 init_cheap: VirtualAlloc pointer is null, Win32 error 487
> > AllocationBase 0x0, BaseAddress 0x60EA0000, RegionSize 0x220000, State 0x10000
> > C:\Octave\Octave-4.2.0\bin\less.exe: *** Couldn't reserve space for cygwin's heap, Win32 error 0
> I can't help with cygwin, but unless you have a particular want/need to use
> it, the non-cygwin versions are pretty reliable on Windows.
A very few users have seen this error with the official Windows build.
It happens when the `less` pager runs on any output. It can be bypassed
with `more off`. See https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?47497