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Detach Table necessary for allowing the garbage collector to clean up?

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9 years ago Jun 12, 2012 3:42pm
Johannes Häyry
9 years ago Jun 13, 2012 7:06am
Bobby Bissett
9 years ago Jun 20, 2012 7:29pm

Just wanted to point out that increasing memory doesn't necessarily mean there's a leak. It may be that the server just waits to do a garbage collection until it's needed. I was doing some memory leak testing with GlassFish and class loaders a couple months ago and I'd see the memory usage keep creeping up and up. After 15 minutes or so (I can't remember the details now) I'd see it drop back to the baseline. Then it would repeat.

So while you may actually have a memory leak, you should do a longevity test to make sure there's really a problem.

Good luck,
Bobby

Last updated on Jun, 20th 2012