This is a drop-in replacement for Drupal 5.19's
watchdog.module which makes your Drupal 5 site use less memory and may even make it faster.
As this code is based on Drupal, which is licensed under the GPL, this code is also licensed under the GPL, which means (in the word of said license):
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.
Installation (patch version)
The same patch works for Drupal versions 5.2–5.19, since Drupal's
watchdog.module is the same in all versions. If you're on a command line, you can install this low memory watchdog module by switching into the drupal installation directory (running
ls should show
cron.php), and running:
wget -O - http://wtanaka.com/system/files/watchdog-5.2.patch.bz2|bzcat|patch -p0