Gstreamer Rust memory leak

Guru Govindan gurunathan.govindan at
Fri Apr 1 13:27:13 UTC 2022

Hi Sebastian,
I used htop and memory stats to see the memory grow when the encoder is
spun up but not get go down after releasing it.
I have not used valgrind.
Please let me know if you have any specific suppressors I should use it

I will send a testable code soon.
Best regards

On Wed, Mar 30, 2022, 3:07 AM Sebastian Dröge <sebastian at>

> On Tue, 2022-03-29 at 01:18 -0700, Guru Govindan via gstreamer-devel wrote:
> >
> > [...]
> >
> > But everytime I create a new Bin, the memory increases and never
> releases.
> There's nothing wrong in the code snippets you pasted.
> Can you provide a runnable testcase that reproduces the problem?
> Also how do you measure the memory usage exactly?
> --
> Sebastian Dröge, Centricular Ltd ·
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