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Bug 83280 - memory leak in 2.1.90
Summary: memory leak in 2.1.90
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: gnome-panel
Version: beta3
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Brian Stein
QA Contact:
Depends On:
Blocks: 79579
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-02-01 13:41 UTC by Brian Stein
Modified: 2013-03-01 05:14 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-02-12 14:13:31 UTC

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Description Arjan van de Ven 2003-02-01 13:41:47 UTC
Description of problem:

        content = egg_recent_model_read_raw (model, file);
        if (strlen (content) <= 0)
                return NULL;

that leaks memory because a zero length string still occupies memory.
--- egg-recent-model.c~ 2003-02-01 14:37:50.000000000 +0100
+++ egg-recent-model.c  2003-02-01 14:37:50.000000000 +0100
@@ -717,8 +717,10 @@
        content = egg_recent_model_read_raw (model, file);
-       if (strlen (content) <= 0)
+       if (strlen (content) <= 0) {
+               g_free(content);
                return NULL;
+       }
        parse_info_init (&info);

Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2003-02-01 15:01:21 UTC

Comment 2 Alexander Larsson 2003-02-12 14:13:31 UTC
fixed in 2.2.0-1.

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