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John A Meinel (jameinel) wrote : Re: [Bug 416990] Re: Memory usage of codehosting processes is excessive

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Andrew Bennetts wrote:
> John's just landed some work that cuts down memory use a fair bit for
> large branches. IIRC we expect savings of roughly 20MB for a branch the
> size of Launchpad, depending on factors like exactly how much of the
> repository indices are loaded. So if we're lucky it might cut
> loggerhead's memory consumption by 10%.
> So this bug certainly isn't fixed yet, but hopefully when Launchpad
> rolls out 2.1 the problem will be eased a little bit. It would be
> interesting to know just how much the new version helps, I guess if we
> monitor the lp graphs we'll be able to see what difference (if any) it
> makes?

Just to mention, the fixes won't be in the 2.1.0b1 release, but will be
in 2.1.0b2. There has been a fair amount of fallout between different
platforms, etc. So I'm going to be conservative and land it at the
beginning of 2.1.0b2, rather than at the end of 2.1.0b1.

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