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Re: [PATCH 1/8] tests: fix memleak in server/resolve.c

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:23:16 +0100 (CET)

On Mon, 10 Nov 2014, Peter Wu wrote:

>> ... this needs to be (freeaddrinfo)(ai) or it goes bananas when built with
>> memdebug emabled. I fixed it in my local branch so no need to repost
>> anything.
> Ah, I missed the comment above that code. This is quite unexpected behavior,
> but that is what you get for overriding standard functions I guess.

Well, I got a linker error immediately so it was quite obvious to me... =) And
I would argue that it (== defining functions) is a standard way to do basic
memory debugging that works cross-platform without additional tools.

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