[mythtv-users] mythbackend still eats memory: the current status

Greg Estabrooks greg at phaze.org
Sun Jan 4 18:39:17 UTC 2009

> Running valgrind to find the causes of the presumed leaks is not an 
> option due to the lack of CPU in this machine.
> What can we do to fix most of the common leaks and make MythTV run more 
> stable this way?
> PS2: Is there a way to run a virtual environment with virtual tuners and 
> virtual signals for MythTV's virtual tuners? (my other box can do 
> VirtualBox etc)

 If you have another box with a bigger CPU capable of running your 
virtual then why not temporarily move your tuners/drives from the 
slow machine to that one. Use valgrind on a clean unpatched build
and let it run a couple days to get the logs. Or is that too much trouble?


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