Re: Memory allocation under Aix 4.2

From: Henny Bekker <>
Date: Tue, 14 Jul 1998 23:14:47 +0200 (METDST)

Dear Andy,

> Thanks for the idea but Its not a ulimit problem . As I said
> watching with top you can see the res and size growing. On restart
> it goes up to 88mb or so and then over time it crawls up until it
> hits 128MB and dies. The fact that it dies at 128MB rather than 256MB
> is insignificant in the scheme of things. It is the progressive
> increase that causes the problem.
> How anyone got squid-1.1.22 running under AIX4.2.1 reliably ?
Yes.. At SURFnet (the Dutch academic network organisation) we have Squid
v1.1.22 running on a R50 with AIX 4.2.1 without big problems... However
once in a while I also suffer from xmalloc errors (FATAL: xmalloc: Unable
to allocate 4096 bytes!) which I have to solve (when I have some spare

We have compiled it with gcc version

Cheers, Henny

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