Bug 750587 - Memory leak in gtk_progress_bar_set_fraction function
Memory leak in gtk_progress_bar_set_fraction function
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gtk2 (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Matthias Clasen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2011-11-01 12:59 EDT by Aleksey
Modified: 2013-02-13 13:00 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2013-02-13 13:00:02 EST
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example (943 bytes, text/x-csrc)
2011-11-01 12:59 EDT, Aleksey
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valgrind report (5.51 KB, text/plain)
2011-11-01 13:00 EDT, Aleksey
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Description Aleksey 2011-11-01 12:59:29 EDT
Created attachment 531164 [details]

Description of problem:

When the function gtk_progress_bar_set_fraction is called memory leak will occur. Additionally if redrawing of the component isn't called the memory will not leak.
The enclosed example shows this bug: pushing the button changing of the progressbar position begins and leak occurs. Deleting the line gtk_main_iteration() leads to the case that the component will not drawn again and the memory will not leak. 4.5 MB per 10000 iterations leak.
Changing of the used memory can be observed by the following command:
watch -n 1 ps -p [pid] -o rss=

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
gtk2 version 2.24.7 (2.fc16)
Comment 1 Aleksey 2011-11-01 13:00:41 EDT
Created attachment 531165 [details]
valgrind report
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