xf86-video-intel memory leakage

Johannes Engel jcnengel at googlemail.com
Mon Feb 9 11:28:14 PST 2009

Jesse Barnes wrote:
> Interesting, thanks for trying to narrow it down.  I don't see anything on 
> re-review that would cause huge increases in the amount of memory used, 
> though the additional alignment we apply in that patch will increase things 
> somewhat, so might make the problem happen faster.  Are you using UXA or EXA?
You are probably right here, Jesse: Letting Xorg run with UXA on my
GM945 turns out to show a similar problem after a couple of hours or
sudo lsof | grep "drm mm object" | wc -l
shows the incredible number of 2407...

Cheers, Johannes.

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