[Openstack-operators] neutron + ceilometer = memory-hungry neutron server

George Shuklin george.shuklin at gmail.com
Wed Nov 26 16:46:59 UTC 2014

Thanks, reported:

(and I think it's a neutron bug, because it affects neutron-server)

On 11/26/2014 04:33 PM, Kyle Mestery wrote:
>>> Hello.
>>> We using ceilometer to meter tenants traffic. We have some complicated
>>> list of exclusion list (unlimited traffic to our own networks).
>>> We've got about 100k of metering rules in all tenants, and neutron-server
>>> starts to eat memory as mad (900Mb+ per each worker).
>>> I've dumped memory of running neutron-server and found it all filled with
>>> metering rules.
>>> Someone hit that problem before? Is this a bug or feature?
> Yes, please file a bug here and we'll look into what's happening here.
>> This sounds like a bug. You should file a bug here
>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ceilometer

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