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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> 1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
2<!DOCTYPE pkgmetadata SYSTEM "http://www.gentoo.org/dtd/metadata.dtd"> 2<!DOCTYPE pkgmetadata SYSTEM "http://www.gentoo.org/dtd/metadata.dtd">
3<pkgmetadata> 3<pkgmetadata>
4 <herd>no-herd</herd> 4 <herd>no-herd</herd>
5<!--
6 <maintainer> 5 <maintainer>
7 <description>Package has no maintainer</description> 6 <email>griffon26@gentoo.org</email>
8 </maintainer> 7 </maintainer>
9-->
10<longdescription> 8 <longdescription>
11Valgrind is a GPL'd tool to help you find memory-management problems 9 Valgrind is a GPL'd tool to help you find memory-management problems
12in your programs. When a program is run under Valgrind's supervision, 10 in your programs. When a program is run under Valgrind's supervision,
13all reads and writes of memory are checked, and calls to 11 all reads and writes of memory are checked, and calls to
14malloc/new/free/delete are intercepted. As a result, Valgrind can 12 malloc/new/free/delete are intercepted. As a result, Valgrind can
15detect problems such as 13 detect problems such as
16 14
17- Use of uninitialised memory 15 - Use of uninitialised memory
18- Reading/writing memory after it has been free'd 16 - Reading/writing memory after it has been free'd
19- Reading/writing off the end of malloc'd blocks 17 - Reading/writing off the end of malloc'd blocks
20- Reading/writing inappropriate areas on the stack 18 - Reading/writing inappropriate areas on the stack
21- Memory leaks -- where pointers to malloc'd blocks are lost forever 19 - Memory leaks -- where pointers to malloc'd blocks are lost forever
22- Passing of uninitialised and/or unaddressible memory to system calls 20 - Passing of uninitialised and/or unaddressible memory to system calls
23- Mismatched use of malloc/new/new [] vs free/delete/delete [] 21 - Mismatched use of malloc/new/new [] vs free/delete/delete []
24- Some abuses of the POSIX Pthreads API 22 - Some abuses of the POSIX Pthreads API
25</longdescription> 23 </longdescription>
26</pkgmetadata> 24</pkgmetadata>

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