Features/MemoryDebuggingTools

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Memory Debugging Tools

Summary

The gdb debugger has been extended with new commands that make it easier to track down and fix excessive memory usage within programs and libraries.

Owner

  • Email: <dmalcolm@redhat.com>

Current status

  • Targeted release: Fedora 22
  • Last updated: 2010-05-17
  • Percentage of completion: 10%

Initial version of code ready to upload.

Mailing List: https://fedorahosted.org/mailman/listinfo/gdb-heap

Trac Instance: https://fedorahosted.org/gdb-heap/

Git Repo: ssh://git.fedorahosted.org/git/gdb-heap.git

FAS Group here: https://admin.fedoraproject.org/accounts/group/view/gitgdb-heap

RFEs filed for gdb

  • RHBZ #610241: RFE: please expose "info symbol ADDRESS" in the python API


Detailed Description

Benefit to Fedora

Scope

How To Test

User Experience

Dependencies

Contingency Plan

Documentation

Release Notes

Comments and Discussion