[vlc-devel] [VLM] Abnormal Memory Utilization

Shi FENG fredfsh at gmail.com
Mon Dec 3 11:40:24 CET 2012

Thanks Denis. I've tried Valgrind. Well the problem may not be memory leak
but rather poor memory management. I use malloc_hook and it seems the
problem is related to too many invocations of block_Alloc in misc/block.c.
I'm just detecting the exact caller which causes the problem.

Shi FENG (冯时)

Institute of High Performance Computing
Department of Computer Science and Technology
Tsinghua University
Haidian District, Beijing, China

On Sun, Dec 2, 2012 at 6:17 PM, Rémi Denis-Courmont <remi at remlab.net> wrote:

>         Hello,
> Le mardi 27 novembre 2012 10:27:28, Shi FENG a écrit :
> > I'm ready to devote myself on this issue but couldn't find any clue
> related
> > to it. Did any one experience similar problem or may you locate the
> problem
> > by intuition?
> It is likely that some other people hit the problem, but it is unlikely
> that
> they read the developer's mailing list.
> Personally, I always start with valgrind. It does not always detect the
> problem, but when it does, it saves a lot of time.
> --
> Rémi Denis-Courmont
> http://www.remlab.net/
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