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From Casey Deccio <ca...@deccio.net>
Subject Re: Reducing memory footprint
Date Fri, 04 Mar 2011 20:51:05 GMT
On Fri, Mar 4, 2011 at 11:03 AM, Chris Burroughs
<chris.burroughs@gmail.com>wrote:

> What do you mean by "eating up the memory"?  Resident set size, low
> memory available to page cache, excessive gc of the jvm's heap?
>
>
jvm's heap is set for half of the physical memory (1982 MB out of 4G), and
jsvc is using 2.9G (73%) of resident memory.

Are you saying: that you want a smaller heap and what settings to change
> to accommodate that, or that you have already set a small heap of x and
> Cassandra is using significantly more than that?
>

Based on my observation above, the latter.

Casey

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