[Project_owners] How-to fix memory leak issue

Didier Ernotte didier at ernotte.com
Mon Jan 16 14:08:43 EST 2006


If I start FF and I look at the memory associated with the firefox
process few hours later, even without doing activity in FF (just the
extension activity), the memory is better bigger and bigger.

Didier

--- Adam Judson <adamsplugins at gmail.com> wrote:

> How do you know you have a memory leak?
> 
> Adam
> 
> 
> 
> On 16/01/06, Eric H. Jung <grimholtz at yahoo.com> wrote:
> > I asked a similar question on this mailing list a few months ago: I
> > didn't have a memory leak, but I wanted to see how much memory my
> > extension consumed. Someone answered that the only way to do this
> was
> > to build and run a debug version of Firefox/Mozilla.
> >
> > --- Henrik Gemal <spam at gemal.dk> wrote:
> >
> > > Didier Ernotte wrote:
> > > > Hi,
> > > >
> > > > I have a memory leak issue in my extension, but I have no way
> to
> > > know
> > > > what type of object is leaking, nor where the leak occurs. Is
> there
> > > a
> > > > way to fix that kind of problem ?
> > > > Thanks.
> > > >
> > >
> > > Try reading:
> > > http://dbaron.org/log/2006-01#e20060114a
> > >
> > >
> > > --
> > > Henrik Gemal
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