Comment 47 for bug 585092

17:26
$ grep Dirty /proc/meminfo
Dirty: 464116 kB
17:27
$ grep Dirty /proc/meminfo
Dirty: 518628 kB
17:28
$ grep Dirty /proc/meminfo
Dirty: 705216 kB

gets to around 1124256 then levels off

$ uname -a
Linux zirconium 2.6.32-25-generic #43-Ubuntu SMP Wed Sep 1 09:46:13 UTC 2010 x86_64 GNU/Linux

running dpkg and rdiff-backup in restore mode simultaneously