emacs-X11 memory leak?

Rockefeller, Harry Harry.Rockefeller@flightsafety.com
Thu Mar 7 15:38:00 GMT 2019

>-----Original Message-----
>From: cygwin-owner@cygwin.com <cygwin-owner@cygwin.com> On Behalf Of Ken Brown
>Sent: Thursday, March 07, 2019 9:09 AM
>To: cygwin@cygwin.com
>Subject: Re: emacs-X11 memory leak?

>On 3/7/2019 9:53 AM, Rockefeller, Harry wrote:
>> CYGWIN_NT-6.1 HARRYR-PC 3.0.1(0.338/5/3) 2019-02-20 10:19 x86_64
>> Cygwin GNU Emacs 26.1 (build 1, x86_64-unknown-cygwin, GTK+ Version
>> 3.22.28) of 2018-05-28
>> I got egg on my face with my last post to Cygwin.  So, no, I'm not
>> claiming there is a memory leak, but rather how to test what's going on.
>> I don't know if this is relevant.  I got this error when I started emacs with -Q option:
>> ** (emacs:2017): WARNING **: Error retrieving accessibility bus
>> address: org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.Spawn.ChildExited: Process
>> org.a11y.Bus exited with status 1
>> After opening one directory with C-x d the emacs-X11.exe memory (private working set) was 28,000K as reported by Windows Task Manager.
>> This continues to grow.  After 15 minutes it is now about 44,000K.
>> This started happening about the time I upgraded to Cygwin 3.0.x.
>See http://www.cygwin.org/ml/cygwin/2019-03/msg00122.html, and try the latest cygwin snapshot.

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Thank you.  I don't see the memory leak.

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