Project Description

The regression tests in Libgcrypt could benefit from having memory leak detection checks. These checks could be run optionally during build time. One well suited tool for this purpose is Valgrind.

Valgrind is a programming tool for memory debugging, memory leak detection, and profiling.

Goal for this Hackweek

Adding automated Valgrind checks would help to spot memory leaks and, hopefully, we can find some.

Resources

Libgcrypt Website: gnupg.org/libgcrypt

Valgrind Website: valgrind.org

Looking for hackers with the skills:

libgcrypt valgrind memleak

This project is part of:

Hack Week 20

Activity

  • 9 months ago: kstreitova liked this project.
  • 9 months ago: pmonrealgonzalez started this project.
  • 9 months ago: pmonrealgonzalez added keyword "memleak" to this project.
  • 9 months ago: pmonrealgonzalez added keyword "valgrind" to this project.
  • 9 months ago: pmonrealgonzalez added keyword "libgcrypt" to this project.
  • 9 months ago: pmonrealgonzalez originated this project.

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