Memory leak in Linux
mfedyk "at" matchmail.com
Tue Apr 6 00:11:01 2004
Warren, Glen A wrote:
> I have now tried VNC4, and the problem remains. I may have been to
> hasty to blame VNC. It very well could be one of the apps that starts
> when I start Xvnc. I will have to look into it more. This is a bad
> memory leak though, something like 1 kb/s, so that in no time at all my
> 1 Gb of memory is gone.
Look at the RSS field in the top program (and sort by memory usage), and
check out the vmstat utility.