Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 233276
gdb: free(): invalid pointer
Last modified: 2008-04-08 11:02:49 EDT
Description of problem:
After closing a program that was running under gdb, gdb exited with the error.
*** glibc detected *** gdb: free(): invalid pointer: 0x00000000022e59a0 ***
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
$ gdb -v
GNU gdb Red Hat Linux (6.5-15.fc6rh)
Have not tried to reproduce the bug again
Steps to Reproduce:
1. gdb program name
3. debug program
4. close progam being debugged
Created attachment 150568 [details]
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*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 433410 ***