Jeremy Kister wrote:
On 12/30/2010 9:59 PM, Larry Wimble wrote:
I just installed asterisk along with FreePBX on a fairly small
VPS (512mb standard, 512mb "burst").  I note that the asterisk process
is using about 209mb of memory just doing nothing (not configured to do
anything yet)

I'm running 1.8.1 rc1 + some patches (nothing to do with memory) and i'm at 42MB resident (73 virt/8shared)

I've got just about everything turned on via menuselect, but then i have a bunch of modules turned off via modules.conf

I doubt that's your issue, but if you're interested to see my modules.conf, it's temporarily at

Thanks a bunch guys!

I pruned the modules loading and that did the job, although I found something interesting in doing so:

Removing modules one by one seemed to have virtually no effect until I got to Removing this module dropped memory consumption from 209mb to 16mb (looking at the RES column in the output of `top').
Once again, thanks for your suggestions ... Works like a charm!

Kind Regards,

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