Linking with nonstandard malloc

Jonathan Wakely jwakely.gcc@gmail.com
Tue Jan 4 22:19:00 GMT 2011


On 4 January 2011 21:34, Amittai Aviram wrote:
> On Jan 4, 2011, at 4:30 PM, Brian Budge wrote:
>
>>
>> Have you tried just linking it in?  I believe it should just work.
>>
>>  Brian
>
> Alas, not so far.  In order to check, I put the following line at the start of dlmalloc in malloc.c:
>
> write(1, "HIT\n", 5);
>
> but I didn't see this message on my console when I called malloc. :-(  (I believe the the file #defines dlmalloc as malloc in the default case.)

A #define in malloc.c will not affect the rest of your program, if
that's what you're saying.  Have you made sure your program #includes
the right malloc.h?



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