Bug #760

Memory leak when playing large/long movies

Added by Mateusz Mojsiejuk over 11 years ago. Updated about 11 years ago.

Status:FixedStart date:10/30/2011
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:Andreas Smas% Done:


Category:Video playback
Target version:3.4
Found in version:3.2 Platform:PS3


Started Ps3
started showtime
ran 720p flick that was quite long (2h41minutes)

next movie i start i get a warning message stating that showtime is running low on memory

Associated revisions

Revision 6730eae4
Added by Andreas Smas about 11 years ago

Rewrite buffer handling for media streaming

Instead of allocating memory for each packet we now allocate one large
chunk of memory and use it as a circular FIFO. This reduces memory fragmentation
which seems to cause problems with some libc versions (seen with newlib on ps3)

Fixes #760


#1 Updated by Andreas Smas about 11 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Fixed
  • % Done changed from 0 to 100

#2 Updated by Andreas Smas about 11 years ago

  • Target version set to 3.4

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