Does Gutsy have a memory leak?

Billie Walsh bilwalsh at
Tue Oct 30 16:32:26 UTC 2007

Douglas Phillipson wrote:
> Since upgrading to Gutsy, my Dual Athlon machine runs out of memory 
> (2GB) and the disk starts thrashing in swap.  Everything slows to a 
> crawl and the machine is non-responsive.  This occurs in KDE with only 
> Firefox and Thunderbird running.  It might be related to the Beagle daemon.
> Has anyone else seen this behavior?
> Thanks
> Doug P
That stupid dog has been a royal pain. Most OpenSuSE users just either
don't install it or delete it as a matter of course. It eats up
processor time and memory. Unless you have a REAL use for it don't use it.

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