Subject: Re: Can malloc return invalid memory?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 04/03/2000 12:08:01
On Sun, Apr 02, 2000 at 10:42:19PM -0400, D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:
> Well, when I say "huge" I mean in comparison to other programs. It only
> winds up being about 20 to 30 MB. Swap never gets past 2 or 3% usage
> while it runs. It does go to the memory pool hundreds of thousands of
> times though.
Maybe you have something which corrupts malloc's internal memory ?
I'm not sure how to detect this in an easy way, though.
Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr