Originally Posted by j.j.a.c.4
what exactly is memory leak ? and what are the downfalls/affects of it ? either upgrading to the new OS betas or in general ? curious becuase im interested in downloading the new OS
i took the time to search it up but could not find a answer to my Q'
help is much appreciated thnx for any answers i get
The memory leak is present in all current OS's. It is caused by the application switcher (RIM documented). Low memory will cause slow performance and if it drops low enough it will erase all non-essential data including SMS messages and phone logs.
To prevent see: http://www.blackberryforums.com/gene...ee-memory.html