[Openvas-discuss] [v9] lots of swap used, memory leak in gsad?
hani.benhabiles at greenbone.net
Mon Jan 16 17:47:28 CET 2017
On 2017-01-13 0:31, Ralf Hildebrandt wrote:
> * Ralf Hildebrandt <Ralf.Hildebrandt at charite.de>:
>> Prio to my recent update of openvas-9 I checked my machine (159 days
>> uptime, with weekly schedules scans in openvas) and found all swap
>> Naturally, I wanted to find out which programs used most swap and
>> PID=100791 swapped 17527 KB (openvassd)
>> PID=5546 swapped 24600 KB (redis-server)
>> PID=4990 swapped 65000 KB (vmtoolsd)
>> PID=66579 swapped 85799 KB (openvasmd)
>> PID=66363 swapped 86211 KB (openvasmd)
>> PID=100816 swapped 87612 KB (openvasmd)
>> PID=69131 swapped 3908328 KB (gsad)
>> Is gsad maybe leaking memory?
> and after 14 days:
> PID=7062 swapped 11704 KB (openvassd)
> PID=2638 swapped 14672 KB (unbound)
> PID=37020 swapped 33592 KB (gsad)
> PID=7088 swapped 67000 KB (openvasmd)
Thanks for reporting this. It should be fixed in current trunk.
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