[Mongrel] Mongrel and memory usage

Zed A. Shaw zedshaw at zedshaw.com
Wed Nov 7 11:55:52 EST 2007

On Mon, 5 Nov 2007 09:55:34 -0600
"Alexey Verkhovsky" <alexey.verkhovsky at gmail.com> wrote:
> But Ruby processes never release memory back to the operating system.
> So, the fact that its RSS  never goes down is normal.
> In normal circumstances, Mongrel should grow up to some point around
> 60-120 Mb and stay there. 300 Mb and growing is a sure sign you have a
> memory leak somewhere.

Ehem, s/Mongrel/Ruby/g on the above.

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