[Snort-users] More on the Possible Mem leak
agent33 at ...187...
Wed Apr 18 20:52:33 EDT 2001
> Does the allocated memory piece grow constantly (i.g. today
> you have 34M, tomorrow 64M etc)
> or it sticks at 34M level? IMHO if your network load is more
> or less constant, allocated
> memory should stick at certain size... (just my silly theory
> in fact ;-))
Timeline is basically like this...
HUP'd at 3pm, snort started at around 4M
left office at 5, snort at around 7M
next morn, snort at 14M
when I sent the earlier message, snort at 34M
As I right this now, snort at 41M.
I suspect that it will be around 60M tomorrow morn.
Even if it stops at 60M and doesn't get any bigger, doesn't that seem a bit
high? The test net that this box sits on only has a 1M inet connection and
doesn't see a whole lot of traffic.
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