Re: Huge memory usage from last build
- From: Marcus Brubaker <spoon elpaso net>
- To: "Brian J. Murrell" <gnome-list-in interlinx bc ca>
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- Subject: Re: Huge memory usage from last build
- Date: Sat, 6 Feb 1999 22:26:40 -0500 (EST)
On Sun, 7 Feb 1999, Brian J. Murrell wrote:
> I updated from CVS last night and was cleaning a building somewhat all
> night and day and now see the following from some of the new binaries:
> PID USER PRI NI SIZE RSS SHARE STAT LIB %CPU %MEM TIME COMMAND
> 595 x 0 0 26920 6688 1924 S 0 0.0 10.5 0:01 gmenu
> 594 x 18 0 38368 5212 1072 S 0 5.6 8.2 0:21 gtop
> 558 x 0 0 24856 1712 1148 S 0 0.0 2.6 0:02 gtkicq
> Like holy yikes batman! What the hell happened to make gnome apps need
> that kind of memory foot print!
Are you using the latest pixmap engine? If you are, that is part of it.
I don't know what else it might be. Have you tweaked with your Imlib
settings recently and allocated some outrageous amount of mem for a cache?
Hundred-year quarantine.-- Democratic institutions are quarantine
arrangements to combat that ancient pestilence, lust for tyranny: as such
they are very useful and very boring.
from Nietzsche's The Wanderer and his Shadow,s. 289, R.J. Hollingdale transl.
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