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Date: Mon, 8 Apr 2013 23:55:17 +0200
From: magnum <john.magnum@...hmail.com>
To: john-dev@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: New addition to JtR.  memdbg, self-validating  memory management functions

On 8 Apr, 2013, at 23:39 , "jfoug" <jfoug@....net> wrote:

> I forgot to mention.  This is currently in a separate get branch, memdbg.  This is equivalent to bleeding, but with memdbg fully running.

Well it's currently not fully running as-is, you'd need to edit memdbg_defines.h and uncomment the define.

To try it out, do the above, then comment out some obscure free() somewhere in the code, build and do a --test=0. The cool thing compared to eg. Valgrind is that the performance penalty is negligible (at least in comparison).

magnum


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