php-fastcgi and memory leaks

Grzegorz Nosek grzegorz.nosek at
Mon Mar 31 17:34:00 MSD 2008

On Mon, Mar 31, 2008 at 01:47:07PM +0100, Phillip B Oldham wrote:
> Actually, thats my error - they were jumping around a lot in `top`. `ps 
> auxf` shows the parent process holding steady at 1.7%.

Whew, I can retain my sanity :)

> Thanks, I'll look into doing that. I've not used valgrind before, so 
> should be fun!

Yeah, lots of fun. Though if you're leaking database connections or
something, you might see it e.g. on lsof output. Try disabling
persistent connections (at least temporarily) for the database you're

Best regards,
 Grzegorz Nosek

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