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Nios II cannot allocate heap error

Altera_Forum
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When doing a build for Nios II version 8.1 "cannot allocate heap error" and my build crashes. This seems to be an issue with Symantec

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Altera_Forum
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What kind of anti virus program do you use? Mcafee, Norton? OR ...

Altera_Forum
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IIRC this is a bug in Cygwin, and may be related to an antivirus, but I'm not sure. Just do a search in this forum, the answer should be there. 

You should consider upgrading your Quartus/Nios distribution, the more recent versions of NiosII use a newer cygwin, with the bug corrected.
Altera_Forum
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We are using Symantec endpiont protection. Jerry

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