[mythtv-users] How do I find a mythbackend memory leak?

Greg Estabrooks greg at phaze.org
Thu Oct 1 18:13:58 UTC 2009

> >Is it normal for the upnp tables to be so big?
> >-rw-rw---- 1 mysql mysql 764063880 2009-10-01 10:43 upnpmedia.MYD
> >-rw-rw---- 1 mysql mysql 437995520 2009-10-01 10:49 upnpmedia.MYI
> Yes--for users who have a ton of video files in MythVideo.

 No, not that big. That's absurdly huge.

 If I had to guess I would say that you have never run mythvideo on that backend and configured a Video dir for the folders, so for some reason it's scanning in all filenames on your box. Or you have a symlink back out to the root of the box.

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