Bug 2905 - NSC linux2.6.26 stack leaks memory
NSC linux2.6.26 stack leaks memory
Product: nsc
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Linux
All All
: P3 normal
Assigned To: Sam Jansen
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Reported: 2018-03-30 10:31 EDT by Tom Henderson
Modified: 2018-03-30 10:31 EDT (History)
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Description Tom Henderson 2018-03-30 10:31:31 EDT
I have encountered this doing some off-tree work; programs using nsc will not report a clean valgrind (and the NSC test programs also report this).

I'm just noting that this is an open issue for others to know about it; I am just working around the leak in my own environment.  Sam has previously written about some tools for finding leaks in NSC: see Appendix B of https://wand.net.nz/pubs/199/pdf/report-final.pdf.

Also reported here: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/ns-3-users/ttzxU4lHaWo

I'm not planning to fix; am going to look towards DCE Linux usage going forward.  We'll still accept a patch on this if someone is inclined to fix it