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 From:  "Christopher M. Iarocci" <iarocci at eastendsc dot com>
 To:  David Burgess <apt dot get at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall - <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] out of RAM
 Date:  Sat, 05 Apr 2008 11:21:43 -0400
David Burgess wrote:
> On 04/04/2008, Christopher M. Iarocci <iarocci at eastendsc dot com> wrote:
>   
>> David Burgess wrote:
>>
>>     
>>> Is there any way to free up RAM in m0n0? I've cleared my logs using the
>>> gui
>>> button, and shortened them in the log settings page, but I'm still at
>>> 97%
>>> usage with 64 MB of RAM in 1.3b10. Short of rebooting, how can I
>>> alleviate
>>> the situation, or can anyone tell me what is using up the mem when my
>>> logs
>>> are cleared? Thanks.
>>>
>>> db
>>>
>>>
>>>       
>> 64MB on a 1.3B10 is pushing it.  You really need to add another 64MB at
>> least.
>>
>> Fair enough. Another stick of pc-100 isn't going to break me. I ran closer
>>     
> to 70% usage for a while so I just wondered if there was a way to purge this
> or that.
>
> db
>   
Were you running 1.3B10 while running that 70%?  It could be that you 
just have more traffic therefor you are using more memory to keep the 
DHCP list, traffic states, etc.  I'm running 1.3B10 at 29% memory of 
256MB of ram.  I have a 3 computers on a little home network.

Chris