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ulimit helps against memory leak

Postby pommesschranke » Thu Dec 22, 2016 10:41 pm

I just succesfully tried

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ulimit -m 8000000
ulimit -v 8000000


to limit the RAM usage to 8GB.
Now, when I have a car accident with HerbyW's followme car, the kernel will kill Flightgear before FG eats all my RAM+swap and freezes my PC.

https://github.com/HerbyW/followme

It would be even cooler if someone finds and fixes this memory leak (in jsb FDM ?)
Before the FG-crash the car spins wild in the air and the G-force in the HUD rises until it becomes "NaN"
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