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Re: Memory again

From: Carsten Mattner
Subject: Re: Memory again
Date: Tue, 6 Dec 2011 10:35:09 +0100

On Tue, Dec 6, 2011 at 6:08 AM, Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> wrote:
>> From: Óscar Fuentes <address@hidden>
>> That was yesterday, and emacs keeps retaining that memory.
> Are you saying that you killed the *compilation* buffer and Emacs
> memory footprint didn't change at all?  I find that hard to believe.

I still believe this is what's happening for me on Linux 3.x and Darwin 10.7.x
when I kill a buffer and the claimed memory is not given back to the kernel.
The way I use Emacs now is to load and terminate it more often than I'd like to.
I don't tend to keep it open for a whole work day and definitely not use

Any ready-made instrumentation to reveal what's going on for find the root cause
or explanation of what's going?

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