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Cisco Bug: CSCsy78994 - Memory leak in installer thread under Service Task

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Mar 05, 2018

Products (1)

  • Cisco IOS

Known Affected Releases

12.2(33)SXH

Description (partial)

Symptom:
Memory leak in Service Task. On a Catalyst 6500 switch with dual supervisors running an installed ION image, Service Task (usually Task id: 4) of ios-base process increasingly consumes available free memory without relinquishing it any time.

Conditions:
This may be triggered when issuing <CmdBold>show install running<noCmdBold> or <CmdBold>show install tag<noCmdBold>. <CmdBold>show install running<noCmdBold> is also included in <CmdBold>show tech-support<noCmdBold>. The leak can also be triggered during other house keeping actions between system processes that invokes registry infrastructure services.

Related Community Discussions

Memory leak in Service Task
Hi Experts I had a Memory Leak problem in three &quot;cisco WS-C6504-E&quot; with &quot;s72033-advipservicesk9_wan-vz.122-33.SXH4.bin image&quot;, the TAC found a Bug in this version (<key>CSCsy78994</key>) that was affected all services because a task (Service Task with id:4) of  ios-base process increasingly consumes available free memory without relinquishing it any time. They recommended  me an IOS Upgrade, I had to upgrade them to &quot;s72033-advipservicesk9_wan-vz.122-33.SXH6.bin&quot; where the bug is fixed and the problem was resolved ...
Latest activity: Jan 12, 2010
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