[webkit-dev] measuring memory usage

Dominik Roettsches Dominik.Roettsches at access-company.com
Mon Jul 14 00:58:11 PDT 2008

Hi Istvan,

> >  I want to measure the "real" maximum memory usage of WebKit under
> >  but I don't know how I can do it. The problem is that a lot of
> >  allocated with `mmap` but it would be interesting to see how much
of the
> >  allocated area is really used. Can somebody help me?

You might also inject some measurement code in WebKit's FastMalloc
memory allocation abstraction. This would give you webkit consumption
only, without any OS, graphics framework and other libraries overhead.


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