Edit Package valgrind

Memory Management Debugger

This package is based on the package 'valgrind' from project 'openSUSE:Factory'.

Valgrind checks all memory operations in an application, like read,
write, malloc, new, free, and delete. Valgrind can find uses of
uninitialized memory, access to already freed memory, overflows,
illegal stack operations, memory leaks, and any illegal
new/malloc/free/delete commands. Another program in the package is
"cachegrind," a profiler based on the valgrind engine.

To use valgrind you should compile your application with "-g -O0"
compiler options. Afterwards you can use it with:

valgrind --tool=memcheck --sloppy-malloc=yes --leak-check=yes
--db-attach=yes my_application, for example.

More valgrind options can be listed via "valgrind --help". There is
also complete documentation in the /usr/share/doc/packages/valgrind/
directory. A debugged application runs slower and needs much more
memory, but is usually still usable. Valgrind is still in development,
but it has been successfully used to optimize several KDE applications.

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armv6-support.diff 0000000213 213 Bytes over 1 year
dhat-use-datadir.patch 0000000488 488 Bytes 10 months
parallel-lto.patch 0000001290 1.26 KB almost 2 years
valgrind-3.17.0.tar.bz2 0016459075 15.7 MB 10 months
valgrind.changes 0000052382 51.2 KB 7 months
valgrind.spec 0000012947 12.6 KB 7 months
valgrind.xen.patch 0000110497 108 KB over 1 year
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