Bug 241610 - Memory leak in current PAN version
Summary: Memory leak in current PAN version
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pan   
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Version: 6
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Alexander Dalloz
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
URL: http://pan.rebelbase.com/download/rel...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-05-28 21:28 UTC by Jérôme Benoit
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: 0.131-1.fc7
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-06-16 13:26:37 UTC
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Description Jérôme Benoit 2007-05-28 21:28:19 UTC
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Description of problem:
PAN use 45% of the memory after one or two days of usage.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open PAN with some alt.binaries.* groups like .boneless
2. Use it normaly (post,download, etc.) during one or two days 
3. Open top in a terminal and sort process by % of memory usage

Actual Results:
PAN use 45% of memory ...
PAN is leaking heavily memory ...

Expected Results:
No memory leak.

Additional info:
The memory leak should have been plugged upstream, i've not yet verify it nor valgrind pan yet ...

Comment 1 Alexander Dalloz 2007-05-29 17:28:56 UTC
The problem is known upstream and was fixed with release 0.131 (440194 fix 0.127
memory leak (Charles)). Please see
As soon as F-7 is released and non-blocker updates are possible I will provide
an updated pan package. Not sooner to not break the upgrade path.

Comment 2 Jérôme Benoit 2007-06-04 11:00:41 UTC
Please provide an update, it's really a show stopper for pan user, F7 is out and
it's the same pan version, though leaking heavily memory ... Could you please
push an upgrade for F7 and FC6 extras ? 

(i'm running CVS version right now, but i'm thinking about beginners on fedora)


Comment 3 Alexander Dalloz 2007-06-06 23:02:13 UTC
I can assure you that the update packages for F-7 and FC6 are on their way.
Please have a bit of patience. In the whole process I have to take care for a
sane upgrade path. So first F-7 updates-testing has to be passed and then, after
the stable update, the FC-6 update will appear soon after.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2007-06-07 15:57:45 UTC
pan-0.131-1.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 5 Jérôme Benoit 2007-06-13 10:07:39 UTC

So far this version do not leak heavily memory ... stable push time ? ;-)


Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2007-06-16 13:26:34 UTC
pan-0.131-1.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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