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IV68724: MEMORY LEAK IN LIBPERFSTAT API PERFSTAT_CONFIG() APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Their is a memory leak when libperfstat api
    perfstat_config() is invoked with the arguments as
    perfstat_config(PERFSTAT_ENABLE| PERFSTAT_LV, NULL).
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Their is a memory leak when libperfstat api perfstat_config()
    is invoked with arguments as
    perfstat_config(PERFSTAT_ENABLE| PERFSTAT_LV, NULL)
    

Problem conclusion

  • Free the allocated memory in config_lvmstats() before returning
    from the function
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-08 - use AIX APAR IV67895
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV68675
    7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV68898
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV68724
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV68724

  • Reported component name

    AIX5.2 WPAR F/A

  • Reported component ID

    5765H3800

  • Reported release

    110

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2015-01-19

  • Closed date

    2015-01-19

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-30

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

    IV67895

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX5.2 WPAR F/A

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H3800

Applicable component levels

  • R110 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: AIX family

Software version: 110

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV68724

Modified date: 30 September 2015