[mythtv] Compiling myth with bounds-checking

Isaac Richards ijr at case.edu
Mon Feb 27 23:36:33 UTC 2006

On Monday 27 February 2006 05:23, Buzz wrote:
> Hey all, I'm currently in-progress getting myth to compile with the
> 'bounds-checking' extension for GCC 4.0.2.
> ( see: http://sourceforge.net/projects/boundschecking/ )
> It's an interesting experience, and I just thought I'd put out a feeler to
> see if anyone has done similar before.    I'm getting a significant (huge)
> number of errors (multiple frees, NULL references, etc) that are being
> detected, and will be feeding these back to the list over the coming
> days/weeks, as I get a handle of the ins-and-outs of the myth compile/build
> process more.

I've done some valgrind cleanups, and I think Daniel has as well.  Nothing 
terribly recently, though.  Just make sure you only report stuff that's in 
myth, not in X, Qt, etc (unless caused by myth, of course).


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