malloc storage memory leak?

Andreas Plesner Jacobsen apj at
Mon Jul 23 09:39:58 CEST 2012

On Thu, Jul 19, 2012 at 04:11:20PM -0500, Cal Heldenbrand wrote:
> Here's a screenshot of top.  This machine was set to malloc max at 5500MB.

And it hasn't passed that. Remember that there's additional overhead of about
1KB/object outside the actual storage backend.

> SMA.s0.g_bytes        5595155188          .   Bytes outstanding

It has allocated 5.5G

> SMA.Transient.g_bytes            0          .   Bytes outstanding

And isn't gobbling up transient space at the moment.

I don't see a problem (in varnish at least).


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