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Bug 5294

Summary: Memory leak when -r option used
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: kenn
Component: sysklogdAssignee: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Version: 6.0   
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Hardware: i386   
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Description kenn 1999-09-22 11:38:12 UTC
I'm running syslogd-1.3.31-6 on RH6.  I'm
running it as

  syslogd -m 0 -r

It is receiving log messages from two other systems
(one is RH4.2 and one is RH4.1).

After running for almost 2 weeks, the data size
reaches about 11MB.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-09-22 14:15:59 UTC
Grab the latest glibc from Raw Hide, or turn off
NIS/NISplus in /etc/nsswitch.conf.