[ntp:questions] Re: Heap size

Gopal k_gopalakrishnan at hotmail.com
Thu Aug 28 00:30:05 UTC 2003

I am running NTP on linux and when I use do the patch for bug #146 it
complains that it could not find "struct rlimit".
Can you point where "struct rlimit" is defined?


roy at suespammers.org (Roy) wrote in message news:<33fd22f7.0308240442.2665835 at posting.google.com>...
> k_gopalakrishnan at hotmail.com (Gopal) wrote in message news:<f6b5173d.0308221404.3346b5ca at posting.google.com>...
> > Hi,
> > 
> > NTP is consuming the heap size of 12M.  I am wondering why ntp is
> > consuming so much of memory and is there any way of reducing the
> > memory size that it uses.
> > 
> > Thanks.
> > Gopal
> Hi Gopal,
> You may want to review bug #146 on the NTP bugzilla.  It sounds like
> it could be related to the issue you are seeing.  I implemented this
> enhancement on version 4.1.2 running under OpenBSD and saw a
> significant reduction in how much memory ntpd locks.
> Enjoy,
> roy

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