Re: [Evolution-hackers] checking Evolution with valgrind

On Tue, 2008-03-25 at 23:44 +0530, Srinivasa Ragavan wrote:
> On Tue, 2008-03-25 at 20:58 +0100, Patrick Ohly wrote:
> > as part of the nightly testing that I mentioned recently I now also
> > started to run evolution-data-server and the test program under
> > valgrind, including --leak-check=yes. That covers the file backends for
> > calendar and contacts, libical, libecal and libebook. I run with
> > GLIBCXX_FORCE_NEW=1 G_SLICE=always-malloc G_DEBUG=gc-friendly
> Oh Patrick, you are doing an awesome job for Evolution.

I'm afraid it won't help Evolution much apart from catching regressions
from now on, because ...

> The best is that if you could track it down to Evolution, file a bug
> with the valgrind traces and CC me there.

... this is exactly what I won't have time for - sorry! I was hoping
that some other developer would perhaps be motivated to use valgrind to
analyse some of these problems.

Bye, Patrick Ohly
Patrick Ohly gmx de

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