3 Replies Latest reply: Feb 3, 2009 2:36 PM by bshopp RSS

The dllhost.exe is using large amounts of memory

I have Network Perfomance Monitor 9.1 service pak3 The Dllhost process keeps loading up on memory after a few days. It will get over a GIG an dthen the maps don't show. I have to end the process and then sometimes restart the service.

Anyone else experienceing this? Is this a bug?

 
  • Re: The dllhost.exe is using large amounts of memory
    bshopp

    The following procedure fixes a known issue regarding a memory leak associated with the dllhost.exe process

    1.Click Start > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Component Services to open Component Services.
    2. Open Component Services > Computers > My Computer > COM+ Applications.
    3. Right-click SolarWinds Orion NPM, and then click Properties.
    4. Click the Pooling and Recycling tab.
    5. Configure the following settings:

    • Set Pool Size to 5.
    • Set Lifetime Limit (minutes) to 5.     
    • Set Expiration Timeout (minutes) to 15.     

    6. Click Apply, and then click OK.
    7. Click Start > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager.
    8. Right-click the server hosting your installation of Orion NPM, and then click All Tasks > Restart IIS.
    9. Select Restart Internet Services on Your_Server, and then click OK.
           Note: You may also need to reboot your Orion server.