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Cisco Bug: CSCun93402 - PIM process leaking memory

Last Modified

Sep 23, 2020

Products (7)

  • Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 10-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 4-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 18-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7700 18-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 9-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7700 10-Slot Switch

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Description (partial)

A Cisco Nexus switch may see a memory leak in the PIM process. The following command can be used to examine the memory being used by the PIM process:
show ip pim internal mem-stats detail

A sign of this leak is to see the PIM_MEM_RPF_SOURCE_IPC allocations growing without bound.

The current conditions to trigger the leak are unknown at this current time.
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