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Re: Memory leak in svnserve?

From: Hyrum K. Wright <hyrum_wright_at_mail.utexas.edu>
Date: Mon, 08 Sep 2008 21:09:39 -0500

Murli Varadachari wrote:
> We have recently switched over to svn 1.5 [ all clients / repository ] and
> have been running into some bizarre problems. Every so often, the subversion
> freezes up ‹ top indicates a high load and practically no free memory or
> swap left. Almost each time the host has to be rebooted. This pretty much
> a dedicated host with about 32Gb ram etc,

I don't know of any particular issues with 1.5 and svnserve. Can you
consistently reproduce the issue? Could you send us the reproduction script?

> Environment:
> We mostly use ³svn+ssh² and ³http² protocols for access.
> Q: Are there any known problems with svn 1.5 . I have built svnserve and
> other binaries from the latest released sources and runs on a ³FC4² linux
> host.

There are known problems with *any* piece of software, Subversion being no


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