Re: Memory leak in 1.0.1 / FreeBSD 2.1R & BSDI

From: Miguel A.L. Paraz <>
Date: Mon, 15 Jul 1996 20:50:58 +0800 (GMT+0800)

Hi Squid users,

Andrew V. Stesin wrote:

> Hi people,
> that's me who did an "official" FreeBSD port, and we don't
> see any such problems here. BUT: we are running Squid on
> a FreeBSD-stable machine with malloc() taken from
> FreeBSD-current (so called phkmalloc).
> I'll be grateful to see the results of the testing.

I'm also running 2.1R on the main caching machine.
The kernel tends to panic very often (around once a day), though.
I've *never* been able to catch the exact error, it's not logged to
syslog. However, the server is performing other functions as well.

I'll try changing the malloc(). However, I feel that upgrading to
FreeBSD 2.1.5 will help, and I'm waiting for it. Right now I'm not
inclined to upgrading to the interim versions, whether SNAPs or

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Received on Mon Jul 15 1996 - 06:03:03 MDT

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