I want to find out if there are memory leaks in my kernel. First log: http://pastebin.com/wD2Bhduz Second log: http://pastebin.com/ZWhr7T7S Memory increases for example in UDPv6, cfq_io_context, ...
My system keeps getting wedged because an scdaemon process has been spawned that has grown to consume all free memory on the computer. (I do not use, and have never used, smart cards in the vicinity ...
While diagnosing low memory problems in my desktop machine (details at U&L) I've noticed that my noncache "kernel dynamic memory" is big: # smem -twk Area Used ...
I'm running a desktop system that quite regularly suffers from lack of memory, this prompted me to investigate what causes the issue in the first place. Problem is, there's no single process that ...
Is there a way, I can find the memory leak of a running process? I can use Valgrind for finding memory leaks before the start of a process. I can use GDB to attach it to a running process. How could I ...
We want to create screenshots of websites for our software, and we are doing this by using CutyCapt with Xvfb. Unfortunatly every time CutyCapt takes a screenshot, the memory of Xvfb increases .. ...
On my desktop Xorg leaks a lot of memory. I use to let this machine on for days (weeks, months ...), but about once a week I'm forced to restart xorg, because it is taking too much memory. Am I the ...
What strategy you use while tracking a memory-related issue? What tools do you use (open source as well as proprietary) to identify memory leaks, memory corruption etc? How would you track memory ...