Webware and memory problem!

Martin Franklin mfranklin1 at gatwick.westerngeco.slb.com
Fri Sep 19 16:07:43 CEST 2003

On Fri, 2003-09-19 at 14:35, JZ wrote:
> How much memory WebKit should normally take??? As I can see, every
> WebKit daemon takes over 40MB (sic!) of RAM. WebKit lauches 10 daemons
> during startup, so I need over 400MB for WebKit alone! Is it normal or
> I have something wrong configured? (used RedHat7 and Webware CVS
> 2003-09-12)
> I compared the same with Windows XP Pro workstation. It takes only
> 10MB and uses only one process! Top ammount of used memory is 17MB...
> --
> JZ

I think you may be counting all the threads that WebKit starts.  On an
older version of Linux like yours each thread shows up as it's own
process.  So I suspect WebKit is really using 40B total on Linux. not 10
x 40M


Martin Franklin <mfranklin1 at gatwick.westerngeco.slb.com>

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