[Samba] Samba memoeur usage and IPC$
Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Mon May 10 07:20:20 MDT 2010
On Mon, May 10, 2010 at 12:34:34PM +0200, Stéphane PURNELLE wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have a question about memory usage and IPC$ share.
> I'am auditing the swap usage of my server because I already have a problem
> with a full swap.
> I see that the smbd process take < 200Mo on swap :
> Example :
> PID USER PR NI VIRT RES SHR S %CPU %MEM TIME+ COMMAND
> 24429 lge 15 0 197m 39m 14m S 0.3 1.0 0:15.17 smbd
> but some process use more than 200Mo
> 4923 ipcsrv 15 0 282m 121m 16m S 10.3 3.1 6:27.57 smbd
The "39m" and "121m" are what counts. They are very large.
Can you run
smbstatus 24429 pool-usage
and post the output somewhere?
In case, process "24429" does not exist anymore, please
replace this number with the process id of a large process.
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