upgrading PEAR on windows

Hi, trying to upgrade PEAR on my windows PC using "pear upgrade pear". however getting this Error:
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Did not download optional dependencies: pear/XML_RPC, use --alldeps to download
automatically
pear/PEAR can optionally use package "pear/XML_RPC" (version >= 1.4.0)
downloading PEAR-1.7.1.tgz ...
Starting to download PEAR-1.7.1.tgz (302,377 bytes)
..............................................................done: 302,377 byte
s
downloading Archive_Tar-1.3.2.tgz ...
Starting to download Archive_Tar-1.3.2.tgz (17,150 bytes)
...done: 17,150 bytes
downloading Console_Getopt-1.2.3.tgz ...
Starting to download Console_Getopt-1.2.3.tgz (4,011 bytes)
...done: 4,011 bytes
upgrade ok: channel://pear.php.net/Console_Getopt-1.2.3
upgrade ok: channel://pear.php.net/Archive_Tar-1.3.2

Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 8388608 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 4
0 bytes) in C:\wamp\php\PEAR\PEAR\Registry.php on line 1012
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i have change the php.ini memory_limit to 16M. still the same error, rebooted, same error.

Any ideas?

nathan


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emphamyCommented:
check permissions on the file, also check your system set memory for files not just the ini settings.
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rjablonkCommented:
i bumped the memory_limit to 16M in  php.ini and it works.
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