[ntp:security] memory leak

Heiko Gerstung heiko.gerstung at meinberg.de
Fri Mar 14 11:13:37 UTC 2008


Danny,

can you or Harlan make sure that this gets into the next point release 
for 4.2.4 ? I will provide a new installer version as soon as Harlan 
gets the next release out.

Cheers,
Heiko


geir.guldstein at no.abb.com schrieb:
> Hi Danny,
>
> We finally tested the fix.
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> ISIC sent totally 1 000 000 000 000 packets at a rate of approx 15000 kbps.
> Result: No significant increase in the process' memory usage, and no other
> instable behavior. The conclusion is therefore that the problem is fixed.
> Thank you for your support!
>
> We would be glad if someone can indicate when there will be new NTP
> "Production" release with this fix included.
>
> Again, thank you for your excellent support.
>
> Kind regards
> Geir Guldstein
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> geir.guldstein at no.abb.com wrote:
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>> Hi Danny,
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>> Thank you for working on our problem.
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>> We are happy to test your fix. You can send the changed code me.
>> Alternatively, please indicate when the fix will be available as a
>> "development" download at www.ntp.org.
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>> Best regards
>> Geir
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> The fixes are in the latest tarball. I would appreciate it if you could
> pull it and test it against ISIC and see if the problem is fixed.
>
> Please let me know one way or the other.
>
> Danny
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