Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1310738
Memory leak in EnumerateActions call results handler (polkit_authority_enumerate_actions_finish) causes massive memory leak in KDE
Last modified: 2016-11-04 03:55:31 EDT
Description of problem:
There is a memory leak in EnumerateActions call results handler that causes KDE
to leak massive amounts of memory.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
User reported slow machine. After checking we noticed KDE was consuming 60% of the available memory.
dhws018# ps auxwf | grep -e kde
wao 30489 0.0 59.0 16842380 9454440 ? Sl Oct09 2:40 kdeinit4: kded4 [kdeinit]
Steps to Reproduce:
1. start kde
2. memory will start to grow over a couple of days
KDE will us up over 60% of available memory
no memory leak.
This is already fixed for fedora:
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.