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Re: memleak?

nstraz nstraz@redhat.com
Thu, 11 Jun 2009 15:30:13 GMT

On Jun 11 17:13, Fabien Wernli wrote:
> Also, there's 100 conserver processes which use around 8M of RAM each upon
> startup. Now these grow over time, reaching huge amounts (over 200M each).
> I know there's some ipmitool processes which seem to memleak, and which I
> kill on a regular basis. However, this seems to be the case with conserver
> processes themselves, and to a bigger extent.
> Any ideas on what I might be doing wrong?

Can you run conserver under valgrind?  Perhaps run it on a test box with
only a few ipmi console for a few hours.  

Be sure to use --leak-check=full.