[Uml-devel] Big umbrello project causes X11 to take too much memory - current CVS

Sebastian Stein seb_stein at gmx.de
Thu Jun 24 06:14:03 UTC 2004

Achim Spangler <Achim.Spangler at mnet-online.de> [040624 15:06]:
> My project ( xmi file ) is around 2 MB in size.
> If I load the project into umbrello, "top" tells me the following memory 
> usage:
> 98452  46m  28m S 56.7  9.3   0:43.84 umbrello
> 615m 337m  46m S  2.9 67.0   3:32.83 X
> ^^^^^^^^^^^^
> So while umbrellos memory usage is quite fine - in sum less than 80MB, the X 
> server takes too much memory. As the memory usage is normal, as soon as I 
> stop umbrello, this must be caused directly or indirectly by umbrello and my 
> project. A smaller project ( with less diagrams ) doesn't cause such memory 
> usage.
> ...
> Can somebody explain this effect?

Just an idea, but maybe Umbrello creates Undo/Redo points while loading.
This shouldn't happen, but maybe a commit introduced the bug. 

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