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0002490LibWapcaplet[All Projects] Generalpublic2020-05-27 09:18
ReporterChris Young 
Assigned Tokinnison 
PlatformAmigaOSAmigaOSOS Version3.5
Summary0002490: Memory leaks in libwapcaplet
DescriptionI've built the Amiga frontend of NetSurf with clib's memory debugging mode. This logs memory allocations and will note when they haven't been freed.

See bug 2489 for more info.

For libwapcaplet, we have the following not freed:
src/libwapcaplet.c:58 (0002046:0000008 bytes)
src/libwapcaplet.c:66 (~16364 bytes)
Additional InformationRelevant part of the log:

[NetSurf] - 8 0x10814570 [allocated at src/libwapcaplet.c:58, freed at stdlib_malloc.c:399]
[NetSurf] - 16364 0x10814D7C [allocated at src/libwapcaplet.c:66, freed at stdlib_malloc.c:399]
TagsNo tags attached.
Fixed in CI build #
Reported in CI build #3794
Attached Files

related to 0002489closedChris Young NetSurf Memory leaks 

Chris Young


Chris Young (developer)

This is still true in the current version.


kinnison (administrator)

This looks like the core wapcaplet context which is, indeed, never freed.

If the iterator at the end of NetSurf doesn't list any strings, then we've not leaked wapcaplet strings, just the core hash table. Short of adding a 'lwc_closedown()` type function there's no easy way to clear this.


kinnison (administrator)

I decided to make lwc_iterate_strings() free the global context if no strings were found. This should resolve this.
Vincent Sanders


Vincent Sanders (administrator)

Thankyou for reporting this issue.
We believe this is fixed in the 3.10 release.
If this is not the case please feel free to reopen the issue with additional details.

-Issue History
Date Modified Username Field Change
2016-12-05 23:47 Chris Young New Issue
2016-12-05 23:48 Chris Young Relationship added related to 0002489
2017-01-18 21:29 Vincent Sanders Status new => acknowledged
2019-06-09 20:22 Chris Young Note Added: 0001954
2019-08-01 12:06 kinnison Assigned To => kinnison
2019-08-01 12:06 kinnison Status acknowledged => assigned
2019-08-01 12:06 kinnison Note Added: 0002052
2019-08-01 12:06 kinnison Status assigned => confirmed
2019-09-07 15:00 kinnison Note Added: 0002087
2019-09-07 15:01 kinnison Status confirmed => resolved
2019-09-07 15:01 kinnison Resolution open => fixed
2020-05-27 09:18 Vincent Sanders Status resolved => closed
2020-05-27 09:18 Vincent Sanders Note Added: 0002243
+Issue History