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Re: malloca, freea are not thread-safe

From: Bruno Haible
Subject: Re: malloca, freea are not thread-safe
Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2018 05:31:42 +0100
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Florian Weimer wrote:
> freea also causes valgrind warnings because it contains an out-of-bounds 
> access.  This is very undesirable because it will cause programmers to 
> miss real bugs.

As a mitigation, the 'malloca' module contains a file, malloca.valgrind, that
tells valgrind to ignore these accesses to "uninitialized memory".


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