lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2000]   [Aug]   [22]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: 2.4.0-test6 memory leak?
Tigran Aivazian wrote:

> where do you see a leak there? I don't see absolutely anything wrong there
> at all. Everything works as expected, find / should indeed use a lot of
> buffers as it brings a lot of metadata in. Which bit seems suspicious to
> you?

> > -/+ buffers/cache: 5696 250048
> > -/+ buffers/cache: 69288 186456

Notice the increase in used ram. This ram is not being free'd as needed
to make room for other programs (for instance, if I wanted to run a 190mb
program, I would not be able to), and it's not being taken by some other
process which is eating ram... I'd say that's pretty suspicious ;)

>
> Regards,
> Tigran
>


--
Zinx Verituse <zinx@linuxfreak.com> :(){ :|:&};:
gpg (id 921B1558) (fp 5746 73A1 2184 A27A 9EC0 EDCC E132 BCEF 921B 1558)


-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 12:37    [W:0.086 / U:13.700 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site