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From: Jef Gearhart <>
To: Lavanya Swetharanyan <>
Subject: Re: Unix vs. Windows Posix threads !
Date: Wed, 07 Jul 2004 17:54:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Hit Ctrl-Alt-Delm and the Task Manager appears.  Select 'View' menu, 
chose 'Select Columns'.  Enable 'Handle Count' 'Thread Count' columns.  
Are either Handles or Threads leaking from the offending process?


Jef Gearhart

Lavanya Swetharanyan wrote:

> I have an application that is cross-platform. The application uses  
> threads. It runs nicely in Linux, unix and MAC and shows no memory 
> leaks under Valgrind. I tried running the application on Windows.  I 
> used the Posix threads for Windows. The application runs fine but is 
> constantly leaking memory (can see it in the task manager).  Memory 
> detectors such as Boundschecker and HeapAgent are not reporting any 
> leaks. The application runs about a day, uses up all memory and 
> crashes. I am linking pthreadVC.dll into my application and using 
> MSVC++ on Windows XP. Any help would be appreciated.

  reply	other threads:[~2004-07-07 17:54 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2004-07-07 17:46 Lavanya Swetharanyan
2004-07-07 17:54 ` Jef Gearhart [this message]
2004-07-07 18:09   ` Lavanya Swetharanyan
2004-07-07 19:31     ` Jef Gearhart
2004-07-07 20:34 Kok YihTzye-CYK011
2004-07-07 20:56 ` Lavanya Swetharanyan
2004-07-07 23:35 5qduh001

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