Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 450187
deprecate malloc_hook(3) man page
Last modified: 2008-06-11 03:41:46 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #450186 +++
Cloned for Fedora 9 tracking.
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Re: Alternatives to Malloc Hooks and RHEL?
Date: Tue, 20 May 2008 10:20:06 -0700
From: Ulrich Drepper <email@example.com>
Johnray Fuller wrote:
> According to this post:
> One should not use malloc hooks as they are deprecated.
Indeed, the will actually stop working completely in the not so distant
future. They also don't really work for multi-threaded code anymore.
-- Additional comment from firstname.lastname@example.org on 2008-06-05 15:01 EST --
As indicated above, malloc hooks are broken and going away, but the
malloc_hook(3) man page does not reflect this. Can it be updated to indicate
Fixed in man-2.80-2.fc10.