FR System Memory usage question

Alan DeKok aland at
Thu May 13 11:20:32 CEST 2010

ziyen wrote:
> Hi.
> Strange situation happen at all FR2.1.6,2.1.7,2.1.8, and 2.2.0(git) version
> the situation is radiusd are use all system available memory
> radiusd is using about 10 request processing 1Mb system memory "add
> only not returned memory space"

  Where does that error come from?

> so, at last radiusd is using all system memory..and memory fault and die
> radiusd.

  FR shouldn't use more than a few megabytes of memory.  If it uses
more, something is misconfigured.

> if stop radiusd then using system memory is roll back
> if restart radiusd then memory roll back and ...
> very strange, FR2.2.0(git) immediate restart radiusd but roll back is not.

  The memory doesn't return to the system if the server exits?

  Your OS is broken.

  Alan DeKok.

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