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Re: lynx-dev memory leaks vs corruption

From: Larry W. Virden
Subject: Re: lynx-dev memory leaks vs corruption
Date: Thu, 3 Dec 1998 23:03:26 -0500 (EST)

memory leak
        The result of allocating memory (ala calloc/malloc/etc.) but not
        free-ing the memory after finishing it's use.  

memory corruption
        The result of writing more data out than is available - for instance
        writing 30 bytes of data into a 20 byte long array...
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