Linux memory leak?
scheinin at crs4.it
Fri Mar 1 01:27:25 PST 2002
> Sometimes (e.g. after 14 days of
normal operation) our nodes report unusually high memory usage even
without any user processes active.
Do you have a problem with paging to swap space? My experience
with Red Hat 6.2 is that memory fills up with everything I have
used, such as files that have been read. But that space is given
to new processes when needed. It seems that as much as possible is
cached into memory.
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