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Re: memory tracking
On Monday, October 08, 2001 17:46:13 -0400, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
| Does the heimdal API provide any utilities for tracking memory
| allocations? I'm trying to track down the source of a few memory leaks,
| and I'm assuming there must be some tools used by the implementors to
| track memory. I'm not looking for utilities that I can put in a reliable
| piece of code, just any debugging help I can get.
I suspect they use the memory checking in Linux's malloc() implementation.
In the past the usual heavy-duty memory leak tracking has involved me
building heimdal with Purify and mailing the reports to Assar :) but I
don't know if they've come up with anything the main developers can use yet.
brandon s. allbery [os/2][linux][solaris][freebsd] email@example.com
system administrator [JAPH][WAY too many hats] firstname.lastname@example.org
electrical and computer engineering KF8NH
carnegie mellon university [linux: proof of the million monkeys theory]