[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#487234: Bug#487234: xfce4-mixer: Consumes excessive memory if left running

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Fri Jun 20 13:22:39 UTC 2008

On Fri, Jun 20, 2008 at 02:07:31PM +0100, Wookey wrote:
> I left xfce4-mixer running for several days (probably 9 as that's how
> long the machine has been up). I killed it when I noticed that htop
> was reporting it using 23% of the meory on a 2GB machine.
> Restarting it, it uses a rather more reasonable 0.6% memory. I'll
> leave it open again and see if the usage creeps up.
> <wait 2 days> yes - it's now using 10% of my memory.
> Lokos like somethina has a memory leak.

I sure can't reproduce this, on any of my box. Could you provide a
valgrind log (see http://bugzilla.xfce.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2427#c41 for
instructions, and remember to install all -dbg packages and rebuild
xfce4-mixer with debugging symbols).


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