I'm currently trying to import an osm planet file into my GIS render DB using osm2pgsql and the import keeps failing at the same point.

I ran pgtune prior to running the ingest. I have autovac set to off

I'm running a linux server with 16 cores and 64 GB ram.
postgresql 9.2 osm2pgsql 0.86

I have run the following with 16GB, 24GB and 40GB Cache using 4 processors.

nohup time osm2pgsql --create --proj 3857 --style /usr/local/share/osm2pgsql/default.style -j --slim -C 40000 --number-processes 4 --database gis /home/centos/APIdbplanet.osm

Each time I get the following error:

node cache: stored: 3180786074(100.00%), storage efficiency: 83.61% (dense blocks: 434757, sparse nodes: 121306150), hit rate: -nan% Osm2pgsql failed due to ERROR: CREATE INDEX planet_osm_ways_nodes ON planet_osm_ways USING gin (nodes) WITH (FASTUPDATE=OFF) ; failed: ERROR: invalid memory alloc request size 2013265920

I have a hard time thinking that this is a memory issue. Any help would be great. Thanks.

asked 04 May '16, 15:26

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