plumber - memory leak finder for C programs
plumber [ options ] binfile pid
plumber [ options ] binfile corefile
Plumber is a memory leak finder for C programs, implemented in Perl. It uses GDB to walk internal glibc heap structures, so it can work on either a live process (the first synopsis) or a core file (the second synopsis).
Compared to Valgrind, Purify, or various malloc debugging libraries, plumber
However plumber is much easier to use in a production environment (rather than a test environment) because the program under test
Plumber accepts the following options
Cause a progress indicator to be emitted to stderr. Plumber can be quite slow.
Cause debugging messages to be emitted to stderr.
See CAVEATS for Devel::Plumber(3perl).
Greg Banks <email@example.com>
Copyright (C) 2011 by Opera Software Australia Pty Ltd
This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.