[R] Memory usage
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Mon Feb 18 18:47:03 CET 2019
I have below lines of code to understand how R manages memory.
*package ‘pryr’ was built under R version 3.4.3 *
> mem_change(x <- 1:1e6)
> mem_change(y <- x)
> mem_change(x < NA)
I do understand why there is only 976 B positive change in the 3rd line.
This is because now y and x both points to the same block of memory that
But I dont understand below
Why memory consumption increased here while deleting an object, although by
a small amount?
Any detailed explanation will be appreciated. Thanks,
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