Memory leak in VDR 2.0

Yes there is a memory leak in the current Version of VDR 2.0. After some days the VDR crash’s with the Message “Out of Memory”.

Get PID of datarecovery process

ps -ef | grep datarecovery

Check with pmap to display information about the address space of a process

pmap -x PID

Search for “anon” messages. Anon messages are blocked Memory spaces.

Current workaround is to schedule an maintenace of the destinations and then restart the VDR Appliance on a daily base. It should be possible to use scheduled tasks for the automated restart.

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