On Fri, 9 Jul 2004 02:11:10 +0300 (EEST)
Steve Stavropoulos <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On Thu, 8 Jul 2004, Alex Dunaevski wrote:
> > I discovered X server eating lots of memory while working with subj.
> > Moreover after i close GIMP it remains allocated, here's line from ps:
> > ...
> > root 948 11.0 55.5 159540 70648 ? SL 14:19 20:20 /usr/X11R6/bin/X
> > ^^^^
> > ...
> > I have 128mb RAM +190mb swap, so 55% is quite a lot.
> > The only way to free that memory is terminating X server :(
> Keep in mind that the memory usage of X includes the video ram of your
> graphics card. So, if you have a card with 64MB of ram, then ps will show
> X having 64+X MB.
> In the line you pasted we can see that only 70MB are currently used by
> the X server and I assume that most of them are from the graphics card.
Both system RAM and swap are getting exhaused, how can it be related to
video RAM mapping ??
> In any case, that's not a gimp bug.
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