Question: How to avoid memory exhaustion when using Grid?


Maple is dangerously close to using all available memory on my Linux machine by doing a calculation using  Grid:-Seq (Map, ..).   Is there a way to control the amount of memory used? Is numcpus a good option?   Or tasksize? 

I expect that Maple will use a large amount of memory since the calculations are performed over a rather large list of sets.  

Many thanks.


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