FireFox memory usage

Andrea Venturoli ml at
Fri Sep 15 15:40:21 UTC 2017

On 09/15/17 15:49, Jan Beich wrote:

> Check about:memory and Devolper Tools -> Memory for clues. For more
> advanced debugging (DMD, Refcount tracing) you'd need a custom build.
> Firefox on FreeBSD is known to consume more memory than on other
> platforms because it uses system jemalloc rather than mozjemalloc.
> Mozilla doesn't test memory usage without mozjemalloc. However, porting
> mozjemalloc has stalled[1] unless someone helps.
> [1]

Thanks to everyone who answered.


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