Opened 13 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

#5436 closed defect (invalid)

Mythbackend leaks memory

Reported by: udo Owned by: Isaac Richards
Priority: major Milestone: unknown
Component: mythtv Version: 0.21-fixes
Severity: medium Keywords:
Cc: udovdh@… Ticket locked: yes


The memory usage of mythbackend increases over time (days, weeks). This could point point to one or more memory leaks.

[root@recorder redhat]# mythfrontend --version Please include all output in bug reports. MythTV Version : exported MythTV Branch : branches/release-0-21-fixes Library API : 0.21.20080304-1 Network Protocol : 40 Options compiled in:

linux release using_oss using_alsa using_backend using_dbox2 using_dvb using_firewire using_frontend using_hdhomerun using_iptv using_ivtv using_joystick_menu using_lirc using_opengl_vsync using_v4l using_x11 using_xrandr using_xv using_xvmc using_xvmcw using_xvmc_vld using_bindings_perl using_bindings_python using_opengl using_ffmpeg_threads using_libavc_5_3 using_live

upnp is disabled; this has no effect on memory consumption memory geos from a few % to 40% over time.

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by danielk

Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed

No valgrind log, not even evidence of increased memory usage?

comment:2 Changed 13 years ago by anonymous

Resolution: invalid
Status: closednew

Excuse me? 1GB box, starts with few % memory usage. Ends up with 40+% memory for mythbackend. Enough evidence for me. Or can you convince me otherwise?

comment:3 Changed 13 years ago by danielk

Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed
Ticket locked: set
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