SAMBA memory growth problems

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Tue Dec 4 12:24:03 GMT 2001

Andreas Moroder wrote:
> Hello,
> I followed the discussion about memory usage.
> Two weeks ago I posted a patch that add the const statement to many big
> constant structures. The patch was not applied since them. I don't know the
> reason, maybe anyone can explain why.
> Applying this patch the .data segment gets lower and the .rodata ( shared
> memory ) grows so the global memory usage gets lower.
> There are many more structs that could be converted.

Your patches were applied (at least the ones I saw) to the HEAD branch. 
(I don't muck with 2.2).

If there are others, I will glady apply them.  (Again, to HEAD).

Andrew Bartlett

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