[Samba] low memory!
Adam Tauno Williams
awilliam at whitemice.org
Tue Apr 28 10:47:56 GMT 2009
On Tue, 2009-04-28 at 15:00 +0430, Mohammad Reza Hosseini wrote:
> using samba server on CentOS 5.02 after some hours the system memory
> becomes quite full!
What do you mean by full? What does 'free -t' say?
> and the top command shows 5 or 7 or even more smbd
> processes! any help?
That isn't a problem. You get an smbd or so per connection. A hundred
or more smbd processes isn't a problem. The majority of the memory is
shared between the processes. You have to be very careful how you
interpret the (arguably bogus) memory numbers provided by top/ps.
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