Finding memory leaks deprecated

Searching for memory leaks in the UI is not a pleasant task, but sadly necessary.

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A small collection of resources about this topic.

Avoiding memory leaks


Different browsers offer different ways of tracing memory leaks. As of writing, the core team's favourite browser is Google Chrome.

Using Chrome

  • Addy Osmani has written extensively on finding memory leaks with Chrome. His often-quoted article "Taming the Unicorn" explains how to use the Chrome DevTools for this purpose.
  • Uncovering DOM Leaks