bugGNU Astronomy Utilities - Bugs: bug #51118, Possible memory leak in mkcatalog.c


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bug #51118: Possible memory leak in mkcatalog.c

Submitter:  Vladimir Markelov <vvm>
Submitted:  Fri 26 May 2017 04:01:52 AM UTC
Category:  MakeCatalog Severity:  2 - Minor
Item Group:  Source code Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  vvm
Open/Closed:  Closed

Fri 26 May 2017 01:10:36 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Thank you so much Vladimir for noticing this memory leak and correcting it.

It has been merged to master and is pushed to the main repo.

Mohammad Akhlaghi <makhlaghi>
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Fri 26 May 2017 04:01:52 AM UTC, original submission:  

mkcatalog.c line 751
memory is allocated for temporary variable but never freed:

if(p->sfmagarea==1.0f) tstr=NULL;
else                   asprintf(&tstr, "%g-", p->sfmagarea);

Please see the patch:

Vladimir Markelov <vvm>


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