[mythtv-users] How do I find a mythbackend memory leak?

Johnny jarpublic at gmail.com
Thu Oct 1 14:08:43 UTC 2009

> I have a 0.21-fixes + vdpau build installed in my system, and yesterday, my
> mythbackend started a memory leak.  It is consuming all of my memory and
> crashing or I have to kill it.  It takes less than 24 hours to consume all
> of my memory 3Gb.  Does anyone have any suggestions what to look for?

I doubt any of the devs are going to look at this much unless you can
confirm it with out the vdpau backport. That is not a supported
backport so I doubt many of the devs are going to want to spend time
looking at an unsupported build.

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