[OT] finding memory hungry bits of my code

Andy Armstrong andy at hexten.net
Thu Apr 9 14:29:08 BST 2009

On 9 Apr 2009, at 14:08, Edmund von der Burg wrote:
> Do these numbers look reasonable to others? The SHR value seems crazy
> low, but that might be me reading it all wrong.

SHR is AFAIK memory that's been explicitly shared and excludes memory  
that just happens to be shared by COW.

Those figures don't look too scary to me. Some of the RES allocations  
will be COW shared if they were allocated pre-fork.

/me awaits illuminating corrections.

Andy Armstrong, Hexten

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