Package ElectricFence
Source package: ElectricFence
Version: 2.2.2-alt3.qa1
Build time: April 17, 2013, 4:39 a.m.
Category: Development/Other
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License: GPL
Summary: A debugger which detects memory allocation violations
Description:
ElectricFence is a utility for C programming and
debugging. ElectricFence uses the virtual memory hardware of your
system to detect when software overruns malloc() buffer boundaries,
and/or to detect any accesses of memory released by
free(). ElectricFence will then stop the program on the first
instruction that caused a bounds violation and you can use your
favorite debugger to display the offending statement.

Install ElectricFence if you need a debugger to find malloc()
violations.
List of rpms provided by this srpm:
ElectricFence (x86_64, i586)
ElectricFence-debuginfo (x86_64, i586)
Maintainer: Vitaly Lipatov
List of contributors:
Dmitry V. Levin
Vitaly Lipatov
Anton Farygin

ACL: Vitaly Lipatov, @qa
Last changes:
April 17, 2013 Dmitry V. Levin 2.2.2-alt3.qa1
- NMU: rebuilt for debuginfo.
Jan. 2, 2011 Vitaly Lipatov 2.2.2-alt3
- use strerror instead obsoleted str_error variable
- add patches from Fedora
Nov. 14, 2009 Vitaly Lipatov 2.2.2-alt2
- remove obsoleted post/postun section

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