If you set up the user rights properly ([see above](https://github.com/fireice-uk/xmr-stak/blob/master/doc/FAQ.md#selockmemoryprivilege-failed)), and your system has 4-8GB of RAM (50%+ use), there is a significant chance that there simply won't be a large enough chunk of contiguous memory because Windows is fairly bad at mitigating memory fragmentation.
If that happens, disable all auto-staring applications and run the miner after a reboot.
If that happens, disable all auto-starting applications and run the miner after a reboot.
## Error msvcp140.dll and vcruntime140.dll not available
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On Linux you will need to configure large page support and increase your ulimit -l.
To set large page support, add the following lines to /etc/sysctl.conf:
To set large page support, add the following lines to `/etc/sysctl.conf` (`/etc/sysctl.d/xmr-stak.conf` for [Arch Linux](https://www.archlinux.org/news/deprecation-of-etcsysctlconf/) and its derivatives):
To increase the ulimit, add following lines to /etc/security/limits.conf:
To increase the ulimit, add following lines to `/etc/security/limits.conf`: