PM55847: Purify reports lmalloc returned ffffffff. Addresses from lmalloc should be 8 Byte aligned.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Purify reports lmalloc returned ffffffff. Addresses from lmalloc
    should be 8 Byte aligned.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    Purify was not handling changes to the Solaris SPARC linker
    and libc.so in the new patches from Oracle.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Modify Purify to handle the changes to the Solaris SPARC
    linker and libc.so in the new patches from Oracle.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM55847

  • Reported component name

    PURIFY UNIX

  • Reported component ID

    5724G2102

  • Reported release

    701

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-01-12

  • Closed date

    2013-03-28

  • Last modified date

    2013-03-28

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    PURIFY UNIX

  • Fixed component ID

    5724G2102

Applicable component levels

  • R701 PSN

       UP



Document information


More support for:

Rational Purify

Software version:

7.0.1

Reference #:

PM55847

Modified date:

2013-03-28

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