We’ve been migrating our fairly large Rails 1.2 application from MRI
to REE 1.8.7, and in the process we’ve encountered some fairly odd
Namely, instead of the expected reduction in memory usage, we’re seeing
increase in memory usage by around 40% and, along with it, an increase
The stock 1.8.7 implementation performs even worse than REE from both
standpoints, and while this is somewhat redeeming of REE, something is
Tweaking REE’s GC parameters was our first instinct, but the
got that way were negligible.
The question is, has anyone experienced anything similar? Is there
If there’s anything I’ve left out that might be helpful, please point it
and I’ll be more than happy to answer.