Out of memory, malloc failed

When i try to push, i get the following message after a while

Delta compression using up to 4 threads.
fatal: Out of memory, malloc failed (tried to allocate 51433444 bytes)
fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly
fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly
fatal: write error: Bad file descriptor

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Hi Ein,

This means git couldn't allocate the memory (~50MB), most likely on the receiving end. Could you elaborate on where you are trying to push to?

Cheers,

Stefan

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