[rrd-users] rrdtool backed mrtg using massive amounts of memory

Carson Gaspar carson at taltos.org
Fri May 15 07:05:31 CEST 2009

Tobias Oetiker wrote:

> the restore issues may come from the switch to libxml for reading the
> rrd dump files ... does this memory issue occure with any file you
> try to restore or only with realy big ones ?

The memory bloat (compared to 1.2.x) is for all files, but the degree 
varies by input file. I haven't determined what the difference is, but 
the ones that completely exhaust VM are definitely among the ones with 
the most samples.

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