Post by deepan muthusamy If I start my application as system service, it is consuming huge memory. This leads to my system getting slow down. If I start manually, it's not consuming that much memory. What can be the possible reasons?
Your application has a memory leak on a path that is only excercised when started as a permanently running application..hard to tell without a concrete example and memory usage data.. use
#pmap $(pidof yourprogram) and see if the PSS size keeps growing or what.
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