[ardour-dev] memory leak ?

Geoff Beasley songshop at bizmedia.com.au
Sun Jan 15 04:26:23 PST 2006

On Saturday 14 January 2006 12:00, Sampo Savolainen wrote:

G'day Sampo,

> How much does the memory size grow and how many tracks were you
> recording at the same time?
for eight tracks it's about 3.5 - 4 meg

> The thing is that when you record more regions, ardour should take more
> memory as there is more data for ardour to use. :)
of course, but it doesn't release it it seems.

> Also, what exactly were you doing when the memory size grew? 

doing multi-takes over eight trax ( drums)
> Did you do 
> snapshots in between takes?


> Did you remove/destroy bad takes or all 
> takes before you got "the" take?
 most times out takes were destroyed.

i'm going to do the valgring thing las told me 'bout and then we'll see.

first thing i the morn. i'll get on irc.... maybe you'll be there ?



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