Bug#696040: gnome-shell: Gnome-shell 3.4.2-4 memory leak

Josselin Mouette joss at debian.org
Wed Dec 19 21:45:05 UTC 2012

Le dimanche 16 décembre 2012 à 08:48 +0100, otas.pe a écrit : 
> After Gnome shell upgrading to version 3.4.2-4 there is a problem with memory
> leak. When PC starts then memory usage is about 50MB. After 2-3 hours is about
> 200MB. I try to downgrade Gnome-shell to version 3.4.2-3 from Testing and there
> is no problem. Memory usage is still about 50MB. 

I suspect this is a problem in gjs not running the GC when it should.

Can anyone try gjs with the following patches?

They should improve the leaky situation a lot.

 .''`.      Josselin Mouette
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