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Memory size exhausted in FileWrapper.inc.php

Postby sean » Mon Apr 30, 2007 2:07 pm


I am trying to upload an xml file via the users xml plugin. The file size is 934 KB. Unfortunately I get a blank screen when I try to do the upload. I used
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ini_set('display_errors', E_ALL);
in the index.php file to display the error and this is what I got:

Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 18874368 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 8193 bytes) in /var/www/html/classes/file/FileWrapper.inc.php on line 81

In the php.ini file, post_max_size is set to 8M, while upload_max_filesize is set to 10M.

Any ideas why I'm getting this error?

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Postby rcloss » Mon Apr 30, 2007 2:28 pm

Hi Sean,

You'll have to up your PHP memory limit. Have a look at this thread: viewtopic.php?t=670 for more details.

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Postby sean » Mon Apr 30, 2007 2:41 pm

Hi Ryan,

Thanks. I had my memory limit at 18M, but upped it 24M upon your suggestion. Now, I'm still getting the white page, but the error message disappears. Any other ideas?

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Postby sean » Mon Apr 30, 2007 2:51 pm

OK I'm getting it to work now after I've upped the memory_limit to 32M! I guess I'll have to take it back down after the import. Thanks for the help!.


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