[Twisted-Python] Twistd memory usage

Itamar Shtull-Trauring itamar at itamarst.org
Wed Mar 21 11:59:56 EDT 2007

On Tue, 2007-03-20 at 15:34 +0100, Jarek Zgoda wrote:
> I have an application, ran as twistd plugin. If I run it as daemon,
> twistd consumes all available memory (of 4GB available), then after few
> seconds of swapping twistd is killed by kernel's OOM killer. I cann't
> reproduce this when I run this application in no-daemon mode (twistd
> -n), the memory footprint is constant and does not exceed 150MB. Is this
> normal behaviour?

That is not normal behavior. Maybe you could expand a bit on what the
program does, what the logs say, etc.?

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