SEGV in conv_path_list_buf_size with xemacs-21.5-b13 and cygwin-snapshot-20030904-1
Sat Sep 13 08:44:00 GMT 2003
On Fri, Sep 12, 2003 at 04:23:11PM -0500, Pete McCann wrote:
> Pete McCann writes:
> > Corinna Vinschen writes:
> > > Can you check how often the function cygwin_posix_to_win32_path_list_buf_size()
> > > is called? Does that happen fairly often?
> > >
> > > Corinna
> > That function is called about 600 - 700 times (sometimes as many as
> > 2000-3000) when I do a simple operation like checking for new mail in
> > the spool file. cygheap_max grows steadily with each call.
> And, I don't see a destructor for path_conv that would free
> normalized_path. Perhaps this is the source of the memory leak?
> Note that a path_conv is created on the stack inside
> conv_path_list_buf_size at path.cc, line 3627.
The problem should be solved in CVS.
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