Re: memory usage

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Tue, 26 Oct 1999 01:01:49 +0200 wrote:
> Hi all,
> I only have around 100 users using a Pentium II with 512MB as the proxy
> server with squid 2.1 patch 2, however my cache.log always shown that
> the memory usage is as high as 98% and the log is as follow:

You misinterpreat the cache.log output.

> Total in use: 4618 KB 98%

What this says is that of the 4.7MB the Squid process has allocated from
the OS, 4.6MB (98%) is in use.

This is a very very small Squid. It will grow much larger when there is
data in the cache.

Henrik Nordstrom
Squid hacker
Received on Mon Oct 25 1999 - 17:43:20 MDT

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