[Mono-devel-list] xsp.exe virtual size grows without bound -- large messages

Gonzalo Paniagua Javier gonzalo at ximian.com
Mon Dec 20 03:58:59 EST 2004

On Fri, 2004-12-17 at 17:44 +0100, Lluis Sanchez wrote:
> Hi,
> My guess is that this is a GC issue. Although the amount of memory used
> is high, in my tests it looks steady. I'm pretty sure that MS needs to
> allocate as much memory, but their GC may be performing better. Sending
> big chunks of byte arrays as parameters is not a good idea, it has a lot
> of memory and processing overhead.

Yes it is. It has to do with code in system.xml that is fine when a text
element is 'small' but does too many allocations/reallocations when the
size is big. I already have a simple test case for this and will check
it on windows and post the details in bugzilla.


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