[linux-elitists] Does GNOME die?

Sean Neakums sneakums@teh.entar.net
Fri Jan 9 16:06:29 PST 2004

Brian McGroarty <brian@mcgroarty.net> writes:

> Not too sure what's up, but XFree86's virtual memory footprint was
> just about a gigabyte after running GNOME & Metacity for a week. This
> never happened to me with KDE or Xfce.

There's some tool around that will tell you which clients have which
resources allocated on the X server but, off the top of my head, a
leak of that order sounds like a pixmap leak.

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