[vdr] *** glibc detected *** double free or corruption

Udo Richter udo_richter at gmx.de
Sun Apr 9 16:02:38 CEST 2006


C.Y.M wrote:
> On occasion, when stopping VDR, I get the following error in my console:
> 
> *** glibc detected *** double free or corruption (!prev): 0x081f33c0 ***
> 
> This error has to do with installing the new version of glibc (2.3.6-5) with
> VDR.  Has anyone else noticed this?

Newer glibc's report freeing memory that isn't allocated (- any more).

Try to track it down to a single plugin or plain VDR. From there, a 
debugging session or valgrind could track down the faulty memory free.

Cheers,

Udo




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