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Re: OBS Studio memory leak

From: Robby Zambito
Subject: Re: OBS Studio memory leak
Date: Tue, 13 Jun 2023 08:41:14 -0400
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>> Hi,
>> I don't know if its related, but I have a big memory leak issue with
>> vlc. When trying to play a video with it, if the video output module it
>> set to gl or vdpau_display, it consumes all the RAM of the machine in
>> a few seconds (and I have to kill it fast to prevent the machine from
>> hanging). However if I force the video output module to xcb_xv, it works
>> fine.
>> Do you have the same issue with vlc? If yes, it may indicate a bug
>> with video acceleration (VA-API/VDPAU or mesa).
>> PS: My machine's GPU is an AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT.
> Hey
> Tried the same thing in VLC and it freezes on GPU accel and starts leaking 
> memory while also becoming hard to kill.
> Maybe this also explains why some mpv GPU accel settings don't work also in 
> the exact same way.
> I have an AMD RX 6900 XT on this machine.
> I could probably try this on the laptop with Intel and the unmentionable 
> video devices.

I think we may be on to something here. I have an AMD RX 6650 XT, and
VLC does also start to leak for me.

Guillaume, when you say you forced the video output module to gl,
vdpau_display, or xcb_xv, how did you set that?


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