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IV71788: UNSET NOT FREEING MEMORY OF ASSOCIATIVE ARRAY IN KSH93 APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The memory allocated by associative array is not getting
    freed
    when unset is called on the array variable causing memory
    leak
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Calling unset on associative array in ksh93 does not
    free memory, causing memory leak.
    

Problem conclusion

  • When unset is called on associative array variable,all elements
    are freed.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV71788
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV71788

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2015-04-02

  • Closed date

    2015-04-06

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-11

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

    IV68111

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U865686

       UP15/05/19 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping



Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV71788

Modified date: 11 May 2016