[webkit-dev] How webkit deallocate memory?

Kenneth Christiansen kenneth.christiansen at openbossa.org
Thu Jan 8 04:24:49 PST 2009

There is also the FontCache growing, I do not know if there is a
setting for that as well, but on shutdown I empty ours in order to be
able to finalize FontConfig.


On Thu, Jan 8, 2009 at 7:03 AM, Ariya Hidayat
<ariya.hidayat at trolltech.com> wrote:
>> Why did it happen?
>> Is there a way to deallocate memory from a webkit object (for example, when
>> close a tab which contains a page loaded)?
>> Or, Does webkit only deallocate memory when the browser process is killed?
> (This does not answer your questions directly)
> For QtWebKit, you may want to have a look at QWebSetings, e.g.
> setMaximumPagesInCache(). In general, also have a look at PageCache classs
> (WebCore/history/PageCache.cpp).
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> Ariya Hidayat, Software Engineer
> Qt Software, Nokia Devices R&D
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