Bug #760

Memory leak when playing large/long movies

Added by Mateusz Mojsiejuk over 9 years ago. Updated over 9 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 over 9 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

Change included in version 3.3.245


#1 Updated by Andreas Smas over 9 years ago

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

#2 Updated by Andreas Smas over 9 years ago

  • Target version set to 3.4

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