Debugging Memory Leaks on GStreamer by analyzing reference counters

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Revision as of 18:51, 12 August 2010

Looking for memory leaks in programs is a very challenging problem. This is even more true for embedded systems, since some of the best tools for this aren't always available (like valgrind), or are difficult to use on this environment (like compile-time hacks, since you depend on other libraries that you may not be able to recompile).