Monticello and image bloat

Cees De Groot cdegroot at
Tue May 3 07:45:20 UTC 2005

Hi Chris,

It's a known feature/problem/bug/wart of MC that it eats up a lot of
space. Usually, doing "MCFileBasedRepository flushAllCaches; Smalltalk
garbageCollect" takes care of that.



On 5/3/05, Chris Muller <chris at> wrote:
> I've been experiencing gradual image-growth as I develop code, and now my
> 100-meg image has become unwieldly.  SpaceTally reports 59MB used on String
> instances!

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