Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 79282
PUT request body processing leaks memory
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:48:56 EDT
Memory usage of httpd processes grows proportional to the request body size for
e.g. send a PUT request with a 400mb request body and watch out for the OOM killer.
This is known memory leak (or several) in ap_get_client_block(), fixed in Apache
Back-ported fixes included in 2.0.40-15.