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Memory requirements

The memory requirements of VASP can easily exceed your computer facilities. In this case the first step is to estimate where the excessive memory requirements derive from. There are two possibilities:

Try to reduce the memory requirements by reducing the corresponding parameters. See section 8 for a discussion of the minimal requirements for these parameters.

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