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SubjectRe: memory leak?
On Mon, 22 Jul 2002, Andrew Rodland wrote:
> On 21 Jul 2002 16:20:39 +0200
> Martin Josefsson <> wrote:
> > free don't know about slabcaches. take a look in /proc/slabinfo and
> > see what's using that memory. it's not a leak, the memory will be
> > free'd when the machine is under enough memory pressure.
> Yeah... look at that. looks like I've got quite a bit of memory
> invested in inode_cache and dentry_cache. There's no way to have them
> reported as "cache" memory anymore?

Submit patches for procps to make free examine /proc/slabinfo ;)

Bravely reimplemented by the knights who say "NIH".

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