Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 10015
ypserv memory leak?
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:54 EDT
After start up, ypserv seems to consume memory in ever increasing amounts.
After a while, it will take up so much memory that it and other services
will begin dying off.
PID USER PRI NI SIZE RSS SHARE STAT LIB %CPU %MEM TIME COMMAND
14119 root 11 0 17308 16M 496 S 0 10.3 13.5 43:59 ypserv
I'm told that ypserv should typically not take up more than about 2-3MB of
Make sure that you the latest glibc, as there was memory leak in gethostbyname()